Historic Snowfall Amounts In Chicago


Everyone if doing one of two things tonight.  Either talking about the blizzard or pressing their nose to the glass windows to watch it.  With that in mind how about some blizzard trivia from the Windy City.

Chicago’s 5 biggest snowstorms
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23.0 inches Jan 26-27, 1967
21.6 inches Jan 1-3, 1999
19.2 inches Mar 25-26, 1930
18.8 inches Jan 13-14, 1979
16.2 inches Mar 7-8, 1931

3 thoughts on “Historic Snowfall Amounts In Chicago

  1. Ferrell Gummitt

    Dear Al Gorelioni:

    Where is your Global Warming God now?

    Please tell him to bring on Global Warming.

    We are running out of salt.

  2. Th effects of global warming is felt in various ways. Warming waters in the ocean accounts for storm systems and upheavals in snow and rain patterns. Global warming does not mean no more winter storms. It means that storms will be more intense in some regions, etc.

  3. Bev

    When I was little we had storms like this one and there were ones that my parents and grandparents talked about often. If global warming is not a factor here, then it is likely that the pattern that was around 100 or so years ago is repeating itself.

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