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Salt Lake City snowstorm this week broke records, did you know?

Feb 23, 2023, 2:30 PM | Updated: 2:32 pm

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Cathy Morgan-Mace cleans snow and ice off her family’s car during a snowstorm in Salt Lake City, on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2023. (Kristin Murphy/Deseret News)

(Kristin Murphy/Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY– The final numbers from the big northern Utah snowstorm set multiple records in Salt Lake City and the surrounding area.

KSL Meteorologist Matt Johnson told Dave and Dujanovic that, altogether, Sundance resort is the winner regarding snow totals.

“Sundance was hit the hardest with 43 new inches of snow,” said Johnson.

Some areas of the Salt Lake Valley, including West Jordan, got anywhere from 18- to 24 inches of snow. Some of the snowdrifts in that area were six- to eight feet high.

The Tooele Valley also received 24 to 26 inches, and also had snowdrifts from six- to eight feet high.  

Furthermore, this February’s Snowstorm is the second snowiest on record for February. The storm placed ninth, independent of the month or day.

“The snowstorm should ease off for a break on Friday and Saturday. On Sunday another round of snow, and a possible couple inches. By Tuesday, more SLC snowstorms will arrive,” said Johnson.

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Salt Lake City snowstorm this week broke records, did you know?