What happened to our snowy winter? Cross country skiers and people with snowmobiles were so excited. We had 18 inches of snow during the month of December alone, which prompted people to buy new sleds and skis. But then we only got two inches of snow in January, a month when we normally get 13 inches. 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS Chief Meteorologist Dave Dahl explains why this happened and why it may be too soon to put away your sled and skis.