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Winter weather impacts much of Kansas on New Years Eve 2012



A fast moving upper level disturbance moved out across the plains on Monday December 31st. This system brought widespread snowfall to most of Kansas. The highest amounts occurred over far western Kansas where 6 to 10 inches of snow fell.  Meanwhile over Central Kansas 2 to 5 inches of snowfall was reported.





Radar animation from around 11am to around 8 pm







Snowfall in Wichita. Picture taken by Darrin Hackney.