2017-18 Seasonal Snowfall in Inches
Kalamazoo, Michigan

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Notes:
Snow depths (in inches) are reported for 11:59 p.m.
"Normal" values are seasonal averages based on the last 20 winter seasons for Western Michigan University.
The seasonal snowfall average for the entire season is 78.1 inches.
Any measurements that are posted before 11:59 p.m. are not final and are subject to change.


OCTOBER 2017

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

11-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

12-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

13-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

14-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

15-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

16-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

17-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

18-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

19-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

20-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

21-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

22-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.3

-0.3

23-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

24-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

25-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

26-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

27-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

28-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

29-Oct

.

.

0.0

0.0

0.4

-0.4

30-Oct

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

0.4

-0.4

31-Oct

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

0.4

-0.4


NOVEMBER 2017

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.4

-0.4

02-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

03-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

04-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

05-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

06-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

07-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

08-Nov

.

.

0.0

Trace

0.5

-0.5

09-Nov

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

0.6

-0.6

10-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

0.7

-0.7

11-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

0.7

-0.7

12-Nov

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

0.7

-0.7

13-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

0.8

-0.8

14-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

1.0

-1.0

15-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

1.0

-1.0

16-Nov

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

1.2

-1.2

17-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

1.8

-1.8

18-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

2.3

-2.3

19-Nov

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

2.5

-2.5

20-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

3.0

-3.0

21-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

3.8

-3.8

22-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

3.8

-3.8

23-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

3.9

-3.9

24-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

4.8

-4.8

25-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

5.0

-5.0

26-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

5.0

-5.0

27-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

5.1

-5.1

28-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

5.3

-5.3

29-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

5.6

-5.6

30-Nov

.

.

Trace

Trace

6.0

-6.0


DECEMBER 2017

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Dec

.

.

0.0

Trace

6.8

-6.8

02-Dec

.

.

0.0

Trace

7.2

-7.2

03-Dec

.

.

0.0

Trace

7.5

-7.5

04-Dec

.

.

0.0

Trace

8.5

-8.5

05-Dec

Trace

.

Trace

Trace

8.9

-8.9

06-Dec

.

.

Trace

Trace

9.6

-9.6

07-Dec

3.4

2

3.4

3.4

10.0

-6.6

08-Dec

Trace

1

3.4

3.4

10.8

-7.4

09-Dec

2.5

3

5.9

5.9

11.6

-5.7

10-Dec

Trace

2

5.9

5.9

12.3

-6.4

11-Dec

2.1

5

8.0

8.0

13.9

-5.9

12-Dec

0.8

4

8.8

8.8

14.4

-5.6

13-Dec

3.3

7

12.1

12.1

15.0

-2.9

14-Dec

0.1

6

12.2

12.2

15.6

-3.4

15-Dec

1.0

6

13.2

13.2

16.2

-3.0

16-Dec

0.2

5

13.4

13.4

17.1

-3.7

17-Dec

.

5

13.4

13.4

17.6

-4.2

18-Dec

.

2

13.4

13.4

18.0

-4.6

19-Dec

.

Trace

13.4

13.4

18.6

-5.2

20-Dec

.

Trace

13.4

13.4

19.0

-5.6

21-Dec

.

Trace

13.4

13.4

19.3

-5.9

22-Dec

.

.

13.4

13.4

19.7

-6.3

23-Dec

.

.

13.4

13.4

20.7

-7.0

24-Dec

2.5

3

15.9

15.9

21.3

-5.4

25-Dec

4.9

6

20.8

20.8

22.1

-1.3

26-Dec

1.6

6

22.4

22.4

22.7

-0.3

27-Dec

0.7

5

23.1

23.1

23.2

-0.1

28-Dec

0.4

5

23.5

23.5

24.2

-0.7

29-Dec

3.3

7

26.8

26.8

25.2

1.6

30-Dec

6.0

10

32.8

32.8

26.2

6.6

31-Dec

0.9

9

33.7

33.7

26.9

6.8


JANUARY 2018

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Jan

0.6

8

0.6

34.3

27.8

6.5

02-Jan

Trace

8

0.6

34.3

28.7

5.6

03-Jan

2.0

9

2.6

36.3

29.2

7.1

04-Jan

.

8

2.6

36.3

30.1

6.2

05-Jan

Trace

7

2.6

36.3

31.5

4.8

06-Jan

Trace

7

2.6

36.3

32.6

3.7

07-Jan

0.7

8

3.3

37.0

33.6

3.4

08-Jan

0.9

7

4.2

37.9

34.3

3.6

09-Jan

.

7

4.2

37.9

34.9

3.0

10-Jan

.

4

4.2

37.9

35.7

2.2

11-Jan

.

.

4.2

37.9

36.5

1.4

12-Jan

1.7

2

5.9

39.6

37.2

2.5

13-Jan

Trace

2

5.9

39.6

38.4

1.2

14-Jan

0.1

2

6.0

39.7

38.8

0.9

15-Jan

3.2

5

9.2

42.9

39.5

3.4

16-Jan

0.6

4

9.8

43.5

40.0

3.5

17-Jan

Trace

3

9.8

43.5

40.4

3.1

18-Jan

.

3

9.8

43.5

41.2

2.3

19-Jan

.

3

9.8

43.5

41.8

1.7

20-Jan

.

2

9.8

43.5

42.2

1.3

21-Jan

.

Trace

9.8

43.5

42.7

0.8

22-Jan

Trace (hail)

.

9.8

43.5

43.7

-0.2

23-Jan

0.1

Trace

9.9

43.6

44.3

-0.7

24-Jan

Trace

Trace

9.9

43.6

44.8

-1.2

25-Jan

.

.

9.9

43.6

45.3

-1.7

26-Jan

.

.

9.9

43.6

46.0

-2.4

27-Jan

.

.

9.9

43.6

46.7

-3.1

28-Jan

Trace

.

9.9

43.6

47.6

-4.0

29-Jan

1.5

2

11.4

45.1

48.1

-3.0

30-Jan

Trace

1

11.4

45.1

48.9

-3.8

31-Jan

.

.

11.4

45.1

49.8

-4.7


FEBRUARY 2018

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Feb

1.0

1

1.0

46.1

51.6

-5.5

02-Feb

0.4

1

1.4

46.5

52.5

-6.0

03-Feb

0.5

2

1.9

47.0

53.0

-6.0

04-Feb

3.9

4

5.8

50.9

53.8

-2.9

05-Feb

0.8

5

6.6

51.7

54.3

-2.6

06-Feb

0.4

4

7.0

52.1

54.7

-2.6

07-Feb

2.6

6

9.6

54.7

55.1

-0.4

08-Feb

0.5

6

10.1

55.2

55.4

-0.2

09-Feb

7.8

13

17.9

63.0

56.6

6.4

10-Feb

0.4

12

18.3

63.4

57.5

5.9

11-Feb

3.3

14

21.6

66.7

57.9

8.8

12-Feb

.

13

21.6

66.7

58.8

7.9

13-Feb

.

12

21.6

66.7

59.0

7.7

14-Feb

.

9

21.6

66.7

59.3

7.4

15-Feb

.

4

21.6

66.7

59.5

7.2

16-Feb

.

4

21.6

66.7

59.9

6.8

17-Feb

0.8

5

22.4

67.5

60.8

6.7

18-Feb

.

4

22.4

67.5

61.4

6.1

19-Feb

.

2

22.4

67.5

61.8

5.7

20-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

62.4

5.1

21-Feb

Trace

.

22.4

67.5

63.0

4.5

22-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

63.7

3.8

23-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

63.9

3.6

24-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

64.9

2.6

25-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

65.7

1.8

26-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

66.4

1.1

27-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

67.0

0.5

28-Feb

.

.

22.4

67.5

67.2

0.3

29-Feb

**

**

**

67.5

67.4

0.1


MARCH 2018

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Mar

0.5

.

0.5

68.0

68.3

-0.3

02-Mar

.

.

0.5

68.0

68.8

-0.8

03-Mar

.

.

0.5

68.0

69.4

-1.4

04-Mar

.

.

0.5

68.0

70.0

-2.0

05-Mar

.

.

0.5

68.0

70.9

-2.9

06-Mar

1.5

.

2.0

69.5

71.2

-1.7

07-Mar

0.8

Trace

2.8

70.3

71.4

-1.1

08-Mar

0.7

1

3.5

71.0

71.6

-0.6

09-Mar

0.2

Trace

3.7

71.2

72.0

-0.8

10-Mar

.

.

3.7

71.2

72.3

-1.1

11-Mar

.

.

3.7

71.2

72.4

-1.2

12-Mar

0.2

Trace

3.9

71.4

73.0

-1.6

13-Mar

0.4

Trace

4.3

71.8

73.3

-1.5

14-Mar

Trace

.

4.3

71.8

73.4

-1.6

15-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

73.5

-1.7

16-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

73.8

-2.0

17-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

73.9

-2.1

18-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

74.0

-2.2

19-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

74.2

-2.4

20-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

74.2

-2.4

21-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.0

-3.2

22-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.1

-3.3

23-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.1

-3.3

24-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.1

-3.3

25-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.2

-3.4

26-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.3

-3.5

27-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.4

-3.6

28-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.4

-3.6

29-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.4

-3.6

30-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.4

-3.6

31-Mar

.

.

4.3

71.8

75.4

-3.6


APRIL 2018

Calendar Date

Snowfall/Ice

Snow Depth

Monthly Total

Seasonal Total

Normal Total

Difference

01-Apr

.

.

0.0

71.8

75.4

-3.6

02-Apr

.

.

0.0

71.8

75.6

-3.8

03-Apr

Trace

.

Trace

71.8

75.6

-3.8

04-Apr

1.8

Trace

1.8

73.6

75.8

-2.2

05-Apr

Trace

.

1.8

73.6

76.0

-2.4

06-Apr

0.9

Trace

2.7

74.5

76.3

-1.8

07-Apr

.

.

2.7

74.5

76.7

-2.2

08-Apr

.

.

2.7

74.5

77.1

-2.6

09-Apr

0.6

Trace

3.3

75.1

77.2

-2.1

10-Apr

.

.

3.3

75.1

77.2

-2.1

11-Apr

Trace

.

3.3

75.1

77.5

-2.4

12-Apr

.

.

3.3

75.1

77.5

-2.4

13-Apr

.

.

3.3

75.1

77.5

-2.4

14-Apr

Trace (ice)

Trace

3.3

75.1

77.6

-2.5

15-Apr

0.5 (sleet)

Trace

3.8

75.6

77.6

-2.0

16-Apr

0.3

Trace

4.1

75.9

77.6

-1.7

17-Apr

1.3

Trace

5.4

77.2

77.7

-0.5

18-Apr

Trace

Trace

5.4

77.2

77.9

-0.7

19-Apr

Trace

.

5.4

77.2

77.9

-0.7

20-Apr

.

.

5.4

77.2

77.9

-0.7

21-Apr

.

.

5.4

77.2

77.9

-0.7

22-Apr

.

.

5.4

77.2

77.9

-0.7

23-Apr

.

.

5.4

77.2

78.0

-0.8

             
             



Records tied or set this winter:

Only a trace of snow fell in November. This ties the record for the least snowiest November on record.

The snow depth fell from 9 inches on February 14th to 4 inches on February 15th. This is a loss of 5 inches of snow depth in 24 hours, which ties the record for the most snow depth lost in a single day.

The snow depth fell from 12 inches on February 13th to 4 inches on February 15th. This is a loss of 8 inches of snow depth in 48 hours, which ties the record for the most snow depth lost in 48 hours.

There were 12 days with snowfall/ice in the month of April. This breaks the record that was established in 2013 for the most number of April days with snowfall/ice (10).