Weather Tidbits: Snow Squall
It’s all about the snow squall on this Weather Tidbits. A snow squall is a sudden onset that brings intense bursts of snow and wind that can begin in just seconds. They are known to bring whiteout conditions; with visibility dropping to zero. Snow squalls also create rapidly deteriorating road conditions; which have been known for pileups and high speed wrecks. They are of short duration, lasting less than 2 hours. Snow squalls can form from lake effect or frontal.