The GOOD NEWS is that a big snow storm is in the forecast for Friday and is predicted to bring 8 to 12 inches to the Western U.P. with lake effect snow to follow on Saturday. The path of the storm is forecast to bring moderate snows of 4 to 8 inches to the Eastern U.P. That should be enough snow be able to get out and ride. It’s hard to say what the conditions will be with the snow coming late and limited grooming. Check the John Dee Forecast Graphic for the latest snow forecasts.
The BAD NEWS – for Northern Lower Michigan – is that the storm is only predicted to bring 1 or 2 inches of new snow. If the forecast holds, most trails will be unride-able or marginal at best and there will be a lot of bare ground. In addition, not much in the forecast in the way of snow for next week. So it might just be bleak in Northern Lower Michigan right into March.
We’ll keep you updated….
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