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Tue Dec 3, 2019, 04:46 PM

Mt. Shasta Could Set World Record For Largest Snowfall (18 Feet in 4 Days)

https://unofficialnetworks.com/2012/12/01/mt-shasta-set-world-record-largest-snowfall-18-feet-4-days/



Mount Shasta, California, home of the world record for a single dump (189 inches in February 1959) is getting pounded by a storm of biblical proportions. NOAA is predicting as much as 18 feet of snow could fall on Mt. Shasta over 4 days and as much as 22 feet in a 7 day timeframe. Here is a day-by-day breakdown from the National Weather Service.

Thursday day: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Steady temperature around 18. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 75 mph, with gusts as high as 110 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 33 to 39 inches possible.


Thursday night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as -8. Windy, with a south southwest wind 85 to 95 mph, with gusts as high as 115 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 36 to 42 inches possible.

Friday day: Snow showers. Temperature falling to around 15 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a south southwest wind 80 to 85 mph decreasing to 70 to 75 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 115 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 21 to 27 inches possible.


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Tue Dec 3, 2019, 04:53 PM

1. Wow! That's a lot of snow!

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Tue Dec 3, 2019, 05:08 PM

2. that's insane

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Response to G_j (Original post)

Tue Dec 3, 2019, 07:57 PM

3. Duh!!!!

That is why it is called Mount Shasta, after the cold soft drink.

Thanks for the info, that snowfall level is big. That mountain is sooo beautiful.

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Response to G_j (Original post)

Tue Dec 3, 2019, 08:15 PM

4. Hopefully the residents of Shasta county are ready...

Its beautiful up there.

Blood red but not deserving of misery...

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