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January 3rd & 4th 2009 Snow Totals

While not everyone saw heavy snow, most areas along and west of the I-25 Corridor did pick up some snow.  It was very fluffy and dry snow, with a very low moisture content.  Below are the snow totals, courtesy of the National Weather Service Office in Pueblo:  
 
 
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
450 PM MST SUN JAN 04 2009  
   
.TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON
 
   
.DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.
 
 
            ..REMARKS..  
 
0500 AM     SNOW             PUEBLO                  38.27N 104.61W  
01/04/2009  M1.0 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   OFFICIAL NWS OBS  
 
0500 AM     SNOW             COLORADO SPRINGS        38.83N 104.82W  
01/04/2009  M2.3 INCH        EL PASO            CO   OFFICIAL NWS OBS  
 
0543 AM     SNOW             2 NNE SECURITY          38.78N 104.73W  
01/04/2009  M3.5 INCH        EL PASO            CO   NWS EMPLOYEE      
 
0631 AM     SNOW             1 SSE WOLF CREEK PASS   37.47N 106.79W  
01/04/2009  M18.0 INCH       MINERAL            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            IN THE PAST 24 HOURS  
 
0641 AM     SNOW             2 SW ROSITA             38.08N 105.36W  
01/04/2009  M2.0 INCH        CUSTER             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STILL SNOWING  
 
0647 AM     SNOW             1 S RYE                 37.91N 104.93W  
01/04/2009  M7.0 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   PUBLIC            
 
            7 INCHES OF SNOW IN APPROXIMATELY 14 HOURS...FROM   
            APPROXIMATELY 440 PM SATURDAY TO 640 AM SUNDAY.  
 
0648 AM     SNOW             3 WSW COLORADO SPRINGS  38.82N 104.86W  
01/04/2009  M4.5 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0652 AM     SNOW             5 WSW WALSENBURG        37.60N 104.86W  
01/04/2009  M2.5 INCH        HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STILL SNOWING HARD... VSBY 1/4 MILE...  
 
0700 AM     SNOW             5 NE AIR FORCE ACADEMY  39.03N 104.80W  
01/04/2009  M1.1 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0717 AM     SNOW             2 WSW ROSITA            38.09N 105.36W  
01/04/2009  M3.5 INCH        CUSTER             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            LIGHT SNOW...   
 
0725 AM     SNOW             2 S CUCHARA             37.36N 105.10W  
01/04/2009  M10.0 INCH       HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            HEAVY SNOW... VSBY 1/4 MILE...  
 
0738 AM     SNOW             4 SSE AIR FORCE ACADEMY 38.92N 104.83W  
01/04/2009  M5.5 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0738 AM     SNOW             1 WSW COLORADO CITY     37.94N 104.87W  
01/04/2009  M7.0 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0758 AM     SNOW             9 WSW FOUNTAIN          38.66N 104.87W  
01/04/2009  M7.0 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0812 AM     SNOW             1 SSE CANON CITY        38.44N 105.22W  
01/04/2009  M5.0 INCH        FREMONT            CO   PUBLIC            
 
0828 AM     SNOW             1 S BEULAH              38.07N 104.98W  
01/04/2009  M8.0 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STARTED 03/2115 MST... STILL LIGHT SNOW...  
 
0828 AM     SNOW             FORT GARLAND            37.43N 105.43W  
01/04/2009  E3.0 INCH        COSTILLA           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0853 AM     SNOW             3 SSW COLORADO SPRINGS  38.80N 104.84W  
01/04/2009  M5.0 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STRTED 03/1620... LGT SNOW NOW...  
 
0900 AM     SNOW             5 NE COLORADO SPRINGS   38.88N 104.74W  
01/04/2009  M1.5 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0916 AM     SNOW             2 WSW ROSITA            38.09N 105.36W  
01/04/2009  E4.0 INCH        CUSTER             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0921 AM     SNOW             5 WNW AGUILAR           37.42N 104.74W  
01/04/2009  M3.0 INCH        HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
1014 AM     SNOW             1 WNW COLORADO CITY     37.95N 104.87W  
01/04/2009  M8.0 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            BEGAN AROUND 6 PM ON 1/3/09.   
 
1031 AM     SNOW             5 SSE CRESTONE          37.93N 105.67W  
01/04/2009  M1.0 INCH        SAGUACHE           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
1033 AM     SNOW             3 N PUEBLO RESERVOIR    38.30N 104.75W  
01/04/2009  M1.6 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            .05 INCHES OF WATER.  
 
1048 AM     SNOW             2 WSW COLORADO SPRINGS  38.83N 104.85W  
01/04/2009  M4.7 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
1048 AM     SNOW             1 ENE CANON CITY        38.46N 105.21W  
01/04/2009  M5.3 INCH        FREMONT            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            BEGAN 8 PM 1/3/09.  
 
1056 AM     SNOW             5 NNW PINON             38.52N 104.65W  
01/04/2009  M3.0 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STARTED 03/1900 MST...  
 
1057 AM     SNOW             1 SSW RYE               37.91N 104.94W  
01/04/2009  M11.0 INCH       PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            SNOW DEPTH...  
 
1156 AM     SNOW             2 S CUCHARA             37.36N 105.10W  
01/04/2009  M16.0 INCH       HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STORM TOTAL SO FAR...  
 
1159 AM     SNOW             4 WNW BUENA VISTA       38.86N 106.20W  
01/04/2009  M1.0 INCH        CHAFFEE            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
1203 PM     SNOW             2 N TRINIDAD            37.20N 104.51W  
01/04/2009  M1.0 INCH        LAS ANIMAS         CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0146 PM     SNOW             11 NNE CRESTONE         38.13N 105.58W  
01/04/2009  M11.5 INCH       CUSTER             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0341 PM     SNOW             2 S CUCHARA             37.36N 105.10W  
01/04/2009  M17.0 INCH       HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
            STORM TOTAL.  
 
0345 PM     SNOW             BEULAH                  38.08N 104.98W  
01/04/2009  M9.6 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0345 PM     SNOW             1 SSE CANON CITY        38.44N 105.21W  
01/04/2009  M6.0 INCH        FREMONT            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0346 PM     SNOW             2 N BLACK FOREST        39.05N 104.71W  
01/04/2009  M2.0 INCH        EL PASO            CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0404 PM     SNOW             5 WSW WALSENBURG        37.60N 104.86W  
01/04/2009  M4.5 INCH        HUERFANO           CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0432 PM     SNOW             1 WSW COLORADO CITY     37.94N 104.87W  
01/04/2009  M8.5 INCH        PUEBLO             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 
0447 PM     SNOW             2 WSW ROSITA            38.09N 105.36W  
01/04/2009  M4.5 INCH        CUSTER             CO   TRAINED SPOTTER   
 


 
 
THE TOTALS BELOW ARE SEPARATED INTO SNOW...AND ICE AND SLEET  
CATEGORIES...THEN BY AMOUNT...AND ARE NOT NECESSARILY THE  
FINAL AMOUNT FOR EACH LOCATION.  
 
SNOW REPORTS LISTED BY AMOUNT  
 
INCHES  LOCATION                 ST  COUNTY           TIME  
------  -----------------------  --  --------------   -------  
18.00   1 SSE WOLF CREEK PASS    CO  MINERAL          0631 AM  
                 IN THE PAST 24 HOURS  
17.00   2 S CUCHARA              CO  HUERFANO         0341 PM  
                 STORM TOTAL.  
16.00   2 S CUCHARA              CO  HUERFANO         1156 AM  
                 STORM TOTAL SO FAR...  
11.50   11 NNE CRESTONE          CO  CUSTER           0146 PM  
11.00   1 SSW RYE                CO  PUEBLO           1057 AM  
                 SNOW DEPTH...  
10.00   2 S CUCHARA              CO  HUERFANO         0725 AM  
                 HEAVY SNOW... VSBY 1/4 MILE...  
  9.60   BEULAH                   CO  PUEBLO           0345 PM  
  8.50   1 WSW COLORADO CITY      CO  PUEBLO           0432 PM  
  8.00   1 WNW COLORADO CITY      CO  PUEBLO           1014 AM  
                 BEGAN AROUND 6 PM ON 1/3/09.  
  8.00   1 S BEULAH               CO  PUEBLO           0828 AM  
                 STARTED 03/2115 MST... STILL LIGHT SNOW...  
  7.00   9 WSW FOUNTAIN           CO  EL PASO          0758 AM  
  7.00   1 WSW COLORADO CITY      CO  PUEBLO           0738 AM  
  7.00   1 S RYE                  CO  PUEBLO           0647 AM  
                 7 INCHES OF SNOW IN APPROXIMATELY 14  
                 HOURS...FROM APPROXIMATELY 440 PM SATURDAY TO  
                 640 AM SUNDAY.  
  6.00   1 SSE CANON CITY         CO  FREMONT          0345 PM  
  5.50   4 SSE AIR FORCE ACADEMY  CO  EL PASO          0738 AM  
  5.30   1 ENE CANON CITY         CO  FREMONT          1048 AM  
                 BEGAN 8 PM 1/3/09.  
  5.00   3 SSW COLORADO SPRINGS   CO  EL PASO          0853 AM  
                 STRTED 03/1620... LGT SNOW NOW...  
  5.00   1 SSE CANON CITY         CO  FREMONT          0812 AM  
  4.70   2 WSW COLORADO SPRINGS   CO  EL PASO          1048 AM  
  4.50   2 WSW ROSITA             CO  CUSTER           0447 PM  
  4.50   5 WSW WALSENBURG         CO  HUERFANO         0404 PM  
  4.50   3 WSW COLORADO SPRINGS   CO  EL PASO          0648 AM  
  4.00   2 WSW ROSITA             CO  CUSTER           0916 AM  
  3.50   2 WSW ROSITA             CO  CUSTER           0717 AM  
                 LIGHT SNOW...  
  3.50   2 NNE SECURITY           CO  EL PASO          0543 AM  
  3.00   5 NNW PINON              CO  EL PASO          1056 AM  
                 STARTED 03/1900 MST...  
  3.00   5 WNW AGUILAR            CO  HUERFANO         0921 AM  
  3.00   FORT GARLAND             CO  COSTILLA         0828 AM  
  2.50   5 WSW WALSENBURG         CO  HUERFANO         0652 AM  
                 STILL SNOWING HARD... VSBY 1/4 MILE...  
  2.30   COLORADO SPRINGS         CO  EL PASO          0500 AM  
  2.00   2 N BLACK FOREST         CO  EL PASO          0346 PM  
  2.00   2 SW ROSITA              CO  CUSTER           0641 AM  
                 STILL SNOWING  
  1.60   3 N PUEBLO RESERVOIR     CO  PUEBLO           1033 AM  
                 .05 INCHES OF WATER.  
  1.50   5 NE COLORADO SPRINGS    CO  EL PASO          0900 AM  
  1.10   5 NE AIR FORCE ACADEMY   CO  EL PASO          0700 AM  
  1.00   2 N TRINIDAD             CO  LAS ANIMAS       1203 PM  
  1.00   4 WNW BUENA VISTA        CO  CHAFFEE          1159 AM  
  1.00   5 SSE CRESTONE           CO  SAGUACHE         1031 AM  
  1.00   PUEBLO                   CO  PUEBLO           0500 AM  
 

 
 
Chief Meteorologist Brian Bledsoe  
 

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