This is on NOAA's/National Climatic Data Center website, and I thought I would share. Where do you end up in this?
What Are the Chances You Will Have a White Christmas?
NCDC can help answer that age-old question. This year the Center updated a map that shows the climatological probabilities of a white Christmas across the Nation. The Probability of a White Christmas map, now based on the most recent 1981–2010 Climate Normals, shows the climatological probability (in percent) that a snow depth of at least 1 inch will be observed on December 25. The highest probabilities are in northern and mountainous areas of the country.
The actual conditions this year may vary widely from these probabilities because the weather patterns present will determine the snow on the ground or snowfall on Christmas day. These probabilities are useful as a guide only to show where snow on the ground is more likely.
If you would like to keep track of the snowfall across North America on a daily basis, see the NOAA Operational Daily Snow Analysis Charts.
by CometGirlDecember 12, 2012 at 10:52 PM
We've got about a 25% chance of snow--but it isn't going to happen this year.
by sheena696December 12, 2012 at 11:16 PM
Right at where they need to be... less that 10%
by TwinsFanMamaDecember 13, 2012 at 3:40 AM>90% lol but I'm gonna go with a full 100% as we just got 5 inches last weekend and have had below zero temps all week. This snow is here to stay! :) I'm in northern MN.
by Ginnygurl97December 13, 2012 at 3:45 AMNone here. I'm in Florida :-( but where I grew up in the mountains in north central Pennsylvania, it was pretty much 100% guarantee. God I miss it!!!
by lenoxclanDecember 13, 2012 at 7:57 AM
10%, I am in Texas
Although we did get a bit of snow(light dusting)on Monday......I HATE snow.
by Babybear89December 13, 2012 at 9:33 AMBetween ten and forty percent
by momtotwo08December 13, 2012 at 11:47 AMVery slim. We didn't get a drop last year but had 7 in yr before. I'm in sc but would LOVE to have a white Christmas.
December 13, 2012 at 11:48 AM
we already have about 5 inches so as long as it doesn't melt we will have a white Christmas.
by hcdeubof3December 13, 2012 at 3:39 PM
25-40....doubt it. I bet it will just be a dusting and look like frost on the ground vs anything decent. I'm greatful and bummed all at the same time.