Monday's winter storm set daily snowfall record

Posted at 11:59 AM, Dec 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-29 12:59:02-05

The heaviest snow amounts from Monday’s winter storm fell north and east of the Omaha metro, according to weather reports.

The National Weather Service Omaha office says between 1 and 5 inches of snow fell in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa.

“Highest amounts shifted east 50 to miles than originally thought,” NWS officials said in a post on Twitter.





Below are some observed snowfall totals:

  • Bellevue: 3.4 inches
  • Fremont: 3.5 inches
  • Omaha: 4 inches
  • Nebraska City: 3 inches
  • Norfolk: 2 inches
  • Plattsmouth: 3.8 inches
  • Atlantic, Iowa: 4 inches
  • Storm Lake, Iowa: 8 inches

Eppley Airport set a Dec. 28 daily record measuring 4.2 inches of snow.