This Week in Weather 3/10/18-3/16/18

Will winter ever end? It certainly doesn’t seem like it according to the insane snow and cold temperature records from this week! Take a look at the most stunning weather facts from the past few days:

  • Newtown, CT reported over 8″ of snow with 3.4″ in one hour on Tuesday, March 13.
  • We can now say it’s the snowiest March in Albany, NY in over 100 years: They finished with 11.5″ on Tuesday, March 13 which propelled them to the third snowiest March on record with 35.8″.
  • On Wednesday, March 14, higher elevations of the Chautauqua Ridge south of Buffalo got hammered with snow throughout the day. As a result, nearly 30″ accumulated!
  • Nearly 90” in 2 weeks in southern Vermont! 89″ since March 1st!!! 12″ from storm 1, 45″ from storm 2 with 8″ of backside upslope and lake effect, 7″ from storm 3 with 17″ of backside upslope (via @BerkshireWx)
  • Winter Storm Skylar Blizzard Conditions:
    • HYANNIS, MA…………10 Hours 35 Minutes…from 730 AM to 605 PM
    • MARSHFIELD, MA……… 9 Hours…………..from 855 AM to 555 PM
    • FALMOUTH, MA……….. 8 Hours 40 Minutes…from 715 AM to 1055 AM and from 1155 AM to 455 PM
    • MARTHA`S VINEYARD, MA… 8 Hours 22 Minutes…from 800 AM to approximately 422 PM
    • BOSTON, MA………….. 6 Hours…………..from 840 AM to 240 PM
    • NEWPORT, RI…………. 4 Hours 20 Minutes…from 850 AM to 110 PM
    • PLYMOUTH, MA………… >2 Hours 53 Minutes from 732 AM to 1025 AM

Were you impacted by Winter Storm Skylar? Tell us what weather you experienced this week in the comments below!


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