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February 3, 2010

How much snow did you get?

The National Weather Service has completed a snow map for Tuesday night's storm. Not hard to see why one can't expect the forecasters to get it perfect for everyone's neighborhood. Enjoy:


Posted by Frank Roylance at 7:44 PM | | Comments (5)
Categories: By the numbers


4" in Upperco, MD

I grew up in Towson, but have lived in Rochester, NY for the past 31 years. I miss all the snow that you have been stealing from us this season. I haven't even been able to use the snowshoes that I carry around in the trunk of my car!!! The forecast for tonight in Rochester is a whopping half an inch. Now I have a bad case of schadenfreude.

For those wondering, in German Schadenfreude -is pleasure derived from the misfortunes of others. Well here in Baltimore I would be more than happy to return the snow. I can't imagine needing snow shoes in my car or anywhere else around here but at least you are like a good boy scout-prepared.

5" in New Freedom, PA - Southern York County - Ready for the big one this weekend & it's brother next Tuesday-Wednesday!!

Dr. Love, I was a Scoutmaster for 3 years. Although the snowshoes are for recreation, they certainly would be useful for emergencies.

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