First Snowfall 2012

Top Prize Winners

November 29, 2012 0 Comments
Top Prize Winners

Earlier today we drew names out of a hat for the top 4 prizes in the 2012 Snowfall Contest. Here are the top winners: Kevin Arntsen (wins free car washes for a year + $50 gift card from the R-stores) Paul Berg (wins a $150 gift card from the R-stores) Jessie Hederer (wins a $100 […]

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Top Snowfall Forecasters!

November 28, 2012 0 Comments
Top Snowfall Forecasters!

As Rob mentioned a couple days ago, we had our winning date for the first snowfall contest. It was Saturday November 24th and we almost had to engage special rules for determining the winning date. It might seem easy on the surface, figuring out when the first inch of snow falls in downtown Wausau, but there […]

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Snowfall contest winning date

November 26, 2012 0 Comments
Snowfall contest winning date

It’s official!  The city of Wausau recorded 1″ of snowfall on Saturday, November 24, 2012 which makes it the date of our Storm Track 9/R-Store Snowfall Contest 2012! Congratulations to those who submitted their answers and guessed the right date!  November 24th is later in the year than normal, and climatology threw many of us off […]

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Future Protection From Extreme Storms

November 7, 2012 0 Comments
Future Protection From Extreme Storms

In case you didn’t hear already. The official snow total in Wausau yesterday was only a half inch. Therefore, we don’t have a winning date for the snowfall contest yet. We need 1 inch or greater before the winners are declared and the top prizes are drawn for. Viewer pictures seemed to show that some […]

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A Coating of White

November 6, 2012 0 Comments
A Coating of White

Through the early morning hours today, we did have enough snow to cover the ground here in Wausau, but it was not accumulating up an inch just yet, and I kind-of doubt we will end up with our first official inch of snow here in Wausau today. Some folks have sent in some pictures from outside Wausau […]

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Average First Snowfall Dates

October 24, 2012 0 Comments
Average First Snowfall Dates

    Hopefully you entered our First Snowfall Contest from WAOW-TV and our eagerly wondering when that white blanket from nature may arrive (especially if you picked a late October or early November date.)   Well I don’t have any real good chance of accumulating snow in the 7-Day forecast, but it certainly will be getting […]

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What about El Nino and the Winter?

October 5, 2012 0 Comments
What about El Nino and the Winter?

Once again, this is your last reminder, today is the last day for entering the First Snowfall Contest. If you want a chance at winning some valuable gift cards from the R-stores and some free car wash coupons, you had better go here and enter: http://www.waow.com/category/246942/2012-snow-fall-contest Because this year has been very warm and dry, […]

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Electric Car Updates, Snowfall Contest

October 4, 2012 0 Comments
Electric Car Updates, Snowfall Contest

If you haven’t yet entered the First Snowfall Contest you only have today and tomorrow to think about it yet. The entry period ends Friday night at midnight. You can enter here: http://www.waow.com/category/246942/2012-snow-fall-contest Or you can just use your phone and text “Snowfall” to 28214. The first inch of snow in Wausau has fallen in November […]

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2012 First Snowfall Contest

September 24, 2012 3 Comments
2012 First Snowfall Contest

Are you a punctilious prognosticator of precipitation? Do you have a sense for when the next storm will strike? Did you know you could win a big prize from the R-stores of Northcentral Wisconsin by predicting the first inch of snowfall in Wausau this Fall? Maybe you did know because you entered the First Snowfall Contest last […]

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