February weather adds to snowpack
March 13, 2019
Shucking expectations of continued above average temperatures and below normal snowfall, February delivered abundant snowfall and December-like temperatures to the Treasure State. Snowfall for the month was above normal to record setting across the state, and snowpack totals for March 1 have improved in all river basins, according to snow survey data collected by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
February began with an active weather pattern that dropped significant snowfall across the state and persisted through the month. "Unlike the traditional proverb, February...