We can stick a fork in the 2017/2018 snowfall season in Okarche. The only thing impressive about it was how unimpressive it was. A trace of snow was observed in late October. December only saw 1/10th of an inch. No snowfall at all was observed in January – a first. 2/10ths fell in February and 2/10ths fell in April. Grand total for the season 0.5″. This is 9 inches below the seasonal average or 5% of average.
The previous record for lowest seasonal snowfall was 1.9″ which fell during the 2011/2012 season.
The high temperature in Okarche on April 14th was 47 degrees. This set a record for the lowest high temperature on the date. The previous record was 48 degrees set in 1993.
The low temperature on April 15th was 26 degrees which tied the record for the date. 26 was also reached in 1983.
The low temperature on April 16th was a record setting 26 degrees. The previous record was 29 degrees set in 1953.