Weather spotters big help to NWS (Pennsylvania)

A winter storm warning has been issued for the area.

The clouds are rolling in, dark and heavy. The temperature continues to drop, and the first flakes of what promises to be a huge amount of snow deposited throughout the area starts to fall.

What do you do?

If you are a winter skywarn spotter, you’re probably getting out a special ruler, with a gage marked off in tenths of an inch, in preparation of reporting snow depth and other vital information to the National Weather Service in Binghamton, N.Y.


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