43.5” of snow has fallen in 4 weeks

IT’S … GOOD? — If you want to kick a field goal on the practice football field north of the high school, you’ll not only have to clear the crossbar, but also a massive drift made from plowed snow that continues to blanket the high school parking lot.

Snow piles keep getting higher in Tracy, with more heavy snowfall forecast this week.

As of Tuesday morning, February snowfall for the Box Car Days City totaled 21.62.”  An avalanche of 43.5” of snow has fallen in Tracy since Jan. 18.

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning beginning at midnight, Wednesday, Feb. 20, that is to be in effect through 3 p.m. Thursday. Five to seven-inches of snow were possible.

A second wallop of snow is predicted Friday through Sunday.