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Person Submitting Metadata/Point of Contact:

Name: Laura Stevens
Physical Address: 151 Patton Ave Asheville, NC 28801
Organization: CICSNC

Image Info:

Image Title:
Average annual snowfall for the Midwest region
Image Description:
Average annual snowfall (inches) for 1981-2010 for the Midwest region. The stations where snowfall normals could be calculated are denoted by dots. Snowfall increases from south to north and is highest (more than 72 inches) in the lake-effect snow belts of the Michigan Upper Peninsula, western lower Michigan, and northeastern Ohio. Data from the Midwestern Regional Climate Center, Illinois State Water Survey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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Mean annual snowfall (inches)
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Spatial domain:
Max latitude: 49.3125
Min latitude: 36.0625
Max longitude: -80.5625
Min longitude: -97.1875
Midwest, Observed, Precipitation, Snow
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