Gimbel INDOT Verification Discussion for January 16th, 2014 12z

January 16th, 2014 12z INDOT Forecast Verification

The INDOT forecast for the state of Indiana on January 16th, 2014 has some flaws with it. Although most of the state received some type of winter weather, the range given on the forecast was slightly off. According to archival data at, Indianapolis received about 1.5” of snow when the predicted range of snow to fall across the state was 0 to 1”. Bloomington, Indiana however, received roughly a half of an inch of snow.