Winter storm breaks KC snow records — See how much your area of Johnson County got

Snow on Thursday broke single-day records for the Kansas City area, with some parts of Johnson County reporting upwards of 10 inches of snow. Above, a snow blower hard at work in Shawnee. Photo credit Leah Wankum.

As predicted, the Kansas City area saw an impressive amount of snow Thursday. In fact, it was record-breaking. 

Starting the day with a steady increase of 1 to 2 inches per hour, the snowstorm that swept through the region dumped a cumulative total of roughly 9 inches across much of Johnson County, but some areas recorded totals topping 10 inches.