As we continue to get closer to our first 1" snowfall accumulation for the year, let's recap the average first snowfall(s) for a few communities around the area. (courtesy: National Weather Service- Green Bay)
Average first .1" snowfall
St. Germain- Oct. 31
Wausau- Nov. 5
Merrill and Rhinelander- Nov. 7
Antigo and Marshfield- Nov. 9
Wisconsin Rapids- Nov. 16
Average first 1" snowfall
St. Germain- Nov. 3
Rhinelander- Nov. 11
Antigo, Marshfield and Merill- Nov. 13
Wausau- Nov. 14
Wisconsin Rapids- Nov. 23
Average first 3" snowfall
St. Germain- Nov. 20
Antigo- Nov. 28
Rhinelander- Nov. 30
Merrill- Dec. 1
Wausau- Dec. 3
Marshfield- Dec. 5
Wisconsin Rapids- Dec. 9
We're still on track to receive some cooler weather and some snow showers this upcoming weekend.... but it may be too warm for a 1" snow event. So, statitistically speaking, we're running about normal for snowfall for early November, if not a bit behind.
If you didn't get to read it before, here's what happened the last time we had a wet summer and entered a La Nina weather pattern:
What's your prediction for the winter?
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