Winter Storm Alert Deep Creek Lake 1/21/16
There is a Winter Storm Alert Deep Creek Lake 1/21/16. The hesitant and finicky winter has finally settled in on us here at Deep Creek Lake. Yesterday we had a nice afternoon snow that continued into the evening leaving us a fresh blanket of Garrett County powder. The forecast is SNOW for the upcoming weekend!! Pack up your family and winter gear and high-tail it to Deep Creek Lake to enjoy a weekend of epic powder! The next few days will be the potentially best winter sports conditions that we’ve had all winter! If you get your fill on the mountain then head down to Swallow Falls State Park and check out Swallow Falls, Muddy Creek Falls and Tolliver Falls in their unique winter form. If you have questions regarding rental accommodations call Taylor Made Vacations at 866-351-1119 or call Betsy Holcomb for real estate questions at 301-616-5022.
There is a Winter Storm Alert for Deep Creek Lake on 1/21/16 in effect from 1 PM Friday to 1 AM EST Sunday.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow, which is in effect from 1 PM Friday to 1 AM EST Sunday. Snow accumulation could reach 14 to 20 inches, with local accumulations over 2 feet in the higher terrain of Tucker County.
- Snow beginning, Friday afternoon.
- Period of most intense Snow, Friday night through Saturday morning.
- Snow ending, Saturday afternoon in the lower elevations, and late Saturday evening in the ridges.
- Winds: northeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
- Impacts: rapidly accumulating snow may make some roads impassable. Strong wind may drift snow across roads and reduce visibility.