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Forecasting lake-effect snow: Imagine a Great Lakes weather forecast that is always right

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association’s Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory have been developing a network of weather measuring stations called flux towers that can measure a long list of meteorological variables. The detailed information can allow for fine-tuning of current models to create more accurate predictions of lake-effect snow. Read the full story by The Traverse City Record-Eagle.