Thanks are given to Pat Pauley for providing the WV imagery for the 25 January 2000 surprise snowstorm, Mike Dickinson for assistance in preparing Fig. 4, Ed Bracken for assistance in the preparation of the manual mesoanalyses shown in Fig. 6, and Celeste Iovinella for putting the manuscript and figures in final form. The comments and suggestions of the reviewers were also appreciated. Research support was provided by NOAA/NWS CSTAR Grant NA07WA0458 and NSF Grant ATM9114598.
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