March 9, 1996 in Nation/World

Boston Piles Up Record For Snowfall

Boston Globe

Friday’s snowstorm set a Boston record for snow accumulation in a season.

The 9.7 inches of snow that had fallen on Logan International Airport brought the seasonal total to 99.6 inches, according to the National Weather Service.

The previous record was 96.3 inches, set two years ago.

The storm that started midday Thursday and ended Friday night was the 17th of the season.

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