Snow Event: October 29, 2011
Day Date Year Closings Amount Road Amount Type Note
Saturday October 29 2011 xxx 5.7" ??? Snow Start@1P. End at 1AM. NorEaster developed FridayN/Sat. Brought Record snow to northeast. WS! Virginia-Maine. Wet heavy snow+trees in leaf=downed branches/powerlines from PA-NEngland. Over 24" in Peru,MA. Kingston accumulations ended@~9p. Began to compress on self despite continued Lsnow. Messy/Slushy roads @night. Snow covered roads btw 3&7pm— plowed 2x. Due to timing, would prob be delay sunday. Maybe normal. If occurred in AM on weekday would be Cancelled. Summary, photo1, photo2, photo3

An early season Nor'easter dumped heavy wet snow on across the area mainly to the south and east of the Capital District with snowfall amounts dropping off rapidly to the north and west. The storm tapped both Atlantic and subtropical moisture. Snowfall rates were as high as 2 to 4 inches an hour in mesoscale snowbands.

Early Season Nor'easter October 29-30 , 2011
Storm Totals

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