Copyright AccuWeather, Inc. 2017 All Rights Reserved FEBRUARY 24 PLACE YEAR EVENT ____________________________________________________________________ New England 1962 Snow, sleet, freezing rain and severe thunderstorms in southern New England caused $5 million in property damage. Boston, Mass. 1969 Start of a great five-day snowstorm. It snowed much of the time from 1:35 a.m. on Feb. 24 to 12:10 p.m. on Feb. 28. A total of 26.3 inches of snow fell at Logan Airport. More than 75 inches of snow fell at the Pinkham Notch Base Station in New Hampshire, bringing the February snow total to 130 inches. On Feb. 27, they had snow depth of 164 inches at Pinkham Notch. Mt. Washington had 172.8 inches of snow in February.