Central Iowa hit with Veterans Day record snow totals

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A record 2.9″ of snow fell on Des Moines Sunday night through Monday morning, making this the snowiest Veterans Day on record for the metro.

Based on reports, the heaviest snow fell between Des Moines and Ames. Several locations received as much as 4-5″.

Monday saw record snow totals for Veterans Day in central Iowa

The snowfall caused numerous accidents in central Iowa Monday morning, including the closure of I-80 westbound near Mitchellville.

LIVE on Local 5 News Midday: Snow cleanup continues on Veterans Day

Central Iowa Snow Reports

  • Huxley: 4.8″
  • Ames: 4.5″
  • Saylorville: 4.5″
  • Johnston: 4.4″
  • Ankeny: 4.3″
  • Bondurant: 4.3″
  • Grimes: 4.3″
  • Alleman: 4.2″
  • Waukee: 4.2″
  • Windsor Heights: 4.1″
  • Adel: 4.0″
  • Clutier: 4.0″
  • Nevada: 4.0″
  • West Des Moines: 4.0″
  • Marshalltown: 3.8″
  • Gilbert: 3.5″
  • Madrid: 3.5″
  • Ogden: 3.3″
  • Dallas Center: 3.0″
  • Minburn: 3.0″
  • Toledo: 3.0″
  • Des Moines International Airport: 2.9″
  • Perry: 2.7″
  • Denison: 2.5″
  • Eldora: 2.5″
  • Badger: 2.0″
  • Jefferson: 2.0″
  • Montezuma: 2.0″
  • Rockwell City: 2.0″
  • Newton: 1.8″
  • Pella: 1.8″
  • Albia: 1.5″
  • Fort Dodge: 1.5″
  • Randall: 1.5″
  • New Market: 1.4″
  • Audubon: 1.3″
  • Webster City: 1.3″
  • Oskaloosa: 1.2″
  • Murray: 1.1″
  • Carroll: 1.0″
  • Iowa Falls: 1.0″
  • Knoxville: 1.0″
  • Pocahontas: 1.0″
  • Atlantic: 0.8″
  • Creston: 0.7″
  • Corning: 0.5″
  • Osceola: 0.4″
  • Centerville: 0.2″
  • Lamoni: 0.1″

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