February 1-2, 2011 Blizzard and Record Snowfall Event.
A historic winter storm impacted a wide swath of the central and eastern United States on Tuesday, February 1st into Wednesday, February 2nd, impacting much of the Central Plains, the Lower Great lakes into the Northeast. Northeast Oklahoma, Eastern Kansas, much of Missouri, and northern Illinois were the hardest hit with one of the strongest blizzards ever to impact the region from Kansas City to Chicago.
Locally, cooperative and community weather observers in Warrensburg, Clinton, Sedalia, Calhoun, Boonville and Brookfield, Missouri each reported daily record snowfall totals near or exceeding 20 inches. http://www.crh.noaa.gov/eax/?n=20110201blizzsno