Jon Burroughs and Jan Smith helped with the data analysis. The research was funded by a grant from NOAA and NASA, as part of the Climate Change Enhanced Data Set Project, under NA16GP1585. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of NOAA or NASA or their subagencies. This project is a joint endeavor with the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Marc Plantico worked on getting snowfall data and a national base map developed for the snowstorm-mapping endeavors. Tamara Houston of NCDC helped by providing the digital data on all snowfall events at FOS and substations, and she and Russell Vose of NCDC analyzed the storm frequencies and related temperatures and precipitation conditions.
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