This is what it looks like on the ground. Brussels, west of Toronto, north of Mississauga, gets its fair share. Dorks! An update states the man is 80 years old!
"He is charged under the Highway Traffic Act with having an obstructed view. He gave him a ticket and warning. Then, the officer cleared the rest of the snow from the man's car and let him on his way."
|Parry Sound, Dec. 2011|
|This guy was fined $110.|
Lake Effect Snow is a real thing. This is what it looks like on the radar, having seen what it looks like on cars.
The prevailing winds and Alberta clippers, and/or the jet stream, picks up lake water. The Great Lakes, with our mild December, aren't frozen.
Ice Cover: NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research ...
|Great Lakes current Ice coverage|
What do we know about the temperature of lake water? It doesn't freeze in the depths.
|animated surface currents|
Nov. 18th, 2014