2022 Surprise August Winter Storm
Satellite image of the Surprise Winter Storm

Date Started

August 19th, 2022 - 5:00 PM

Date Ended

August 25th, 2022 - 7:00 PM

Lowest Temperature



$65 Million (USD)

Casualties during Freeze

35 dead, 15 Missing

The 2022 Surprise August Winter Storm was a surprise Winter Storm during late-August 2022.

The Event

This particular Winter weather event had Meteorologists baffled.

What started as the Remnants of a Western Pacific Typhoon, turned into an Exceptionally rare Cold-Core Upper-level Low with Winter Storm Characteristics during Late-August 2022.