The Ottumwa Courier

January 30, 2013

SLIDESHOW: Jan. 30 snowstorm

Courier Staff Writer

OTTUMWA — January has largely been dry, but a snowstorm that began in the overnight hours has brought the month's precipitation totals to near normal levels.

Students in much of southeast Iowa had the day off. Here's a look at how some people were spending it.

And, lest it be too tempting to complain, the National Weather Service records show Ottumwa received more than 11 inches of snow on this day in 2002.