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Selected 24-Hour and Monthly VA Station Snowfall Records:


Observing Station County/Inde-
pendent City
Period of Record Monthly Record Date 24-Hour Record Date(s)

Abingdon Washington Co. 1970-1999 27.9 Jan-1986 12.0 Jan-07, 1996; Feb-2, 1996
Ashland Hanover Co. 1948-1999 30.2 Jan-1996 14.0 Jan-07, 1996
Big Meadows Madison Co. 1948-1999 53.0 Jan-1996 33.0 Mar-06, 1962
Charlottesville Albemarle Co. 1893-1999 30.2 Jan-1940 20.7 Mar-06, 1962
Clarksville Mecklenberg Co. 1948-1999 18.0 Jan-1966 11.0 Jan-27, 1966
Covington City of Covington 1948-1999 35.0 Jan-1996 18.0 Jan-07, 1996
Dale Enterprise Rockingham Co. 1948-1999 34.3 Jan-1996 20.0 Feb-11, 1983
Emporia City of Emporia 1948-1999 17.0 Feb-1979 11.0 Dec-12, 1958
Fredericksburg National Park Spotsylvania Co. 1930-1999 30.5 Jan-1987 17.0 Jan-24, 1940
Galax City of Galax 1948-1999 31.5 Mar-1960 20.0 Mar-13, 1993
Lynchburg Campbell Co. 1930-1999 31.8 Jan-1966 19.0 Jan-01, 1996
Martinsville City of Martinsville 1948-1999 28.5 Jan-1966 19.0 Mar-13, 1993
Norfolk City of Norfolk 1948-1999 24.4 Feb-1989 14.2 Feb-17&18, 1989
Pennington Gap Lee Co. 1931-1999 35.0 Mar-1960 20.0 Mar-03, 1942
Piedmont Research Orange Co. 1948-1999 32.0 Jan-1987 18.0 Mar-06, 1962
Richmond-Int'l Arpt Henrico Co. 1897-1999 28.5 Jan-1940 21.6 Jan-23&24, 1940
Roanoke Roanoke Co. 1948-1999 41.2 Jan-1966 22.2 Jan-06&07, 1996
Rocky Mount Franklin Co. 1948-1999 33.5 Jan-1966 13.5 Jan-07, 1996
Staffordsville Giles Co. 1951-1999 34.0 Mar-1960 14.3 Jan-07, 1996
Staunton City of Staunton 1948-1999 33.0 Jan-1978 22.0 Mar-06, 1962
Tangier Island Accomack Co. 1952-1999 19.0 Mar-1966 10.0 Jan-07, 1958; Jan-27, 1966
Tye River Nelson Co. 1948-1999 31.5 Jan-1966 17.0 Dec-26, 1969
Walkerton King and Queen Co. 1932-1999 29.2 Jan-1940 22.0 Jan-25, 1940
Wallaceton-Lake Drummond City of Chesapeake 1930-1999 21.0 Dec-1935 15.0 Feb-10, 1948
Warrenton Fauquier Co. 1951-1999 30.5 Jan-1996 13.0 Mar-14, 1993; Jan-07, 1996
Warsaw Richmond Co. 1892-1999 27.2 Jan-1987 17.0 Jan-26, 1987
Washington-Dulles Loudoun Co. 1962-1999 30.9 Jan-1996 22.8 Feb-10&11, 1983
Washington-Reagan Arlington Co. 1948-1999 30.6 Feb-1979 18.7 Feb-18&19, 1979
Williamsburg York Co. 1950-1999 21.8 Jan-1966 13.5 Jan-05, 1980
Winchester Frederick Co. 1948-1999 31.0 Mar-1962 22.0 Mar-06, 1962
Wise Wise Co. 1955-1999 38.7 Jan-1996 26.0 Mar-13, 1993
Woodstock Shenandoah Co. 1930-1999 34.7 Feb-1983 24.0 Mar-06, 1962
Wytheville Wythe Co. 1930-1999 30.5 Jan-1966, Jan-1996 16.0 Jan-07, 1996

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