Snowy, Frozen Tundra in Green Bay for Lions at Packers

By Anthony Sagliani, Meteorologist
December 9, 2012; 5:08 PM ET
Share |
Play video Weather for select sporting events is discussed in the above AccuWeather.com video.

The Upper Midwest snowstorm will allow Green Bay's Lambeau Field to live up to its nickname as the Frozen Tundra this evening.

Temperatures will hover in the lower 30s, and snow will fall steadily through this evening, before ending around midnight. A total of 2-4 inches is expected.

You will definitely want to plan for slow travel and slippery roadways if you are heading to the game or to any other outings this evening.

Be sure to dress warmly and have an extra shovel or some kitty litter for traction in your car in case you get stuck.

While the snow will be gone by the Monday morning commute, temperatures will be cold and untreated roads will still be slippery.

For a larger version of this map, please visit the AccuWeather.com Winter Weather Center.

The thumbnail image showing an interception by Green Bay Packers free safety M.D. Jennings (43) that was intended for Detroit Lions tight end Tony Scheffler (85) during a game in Detroit on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, is courtesy of AP photographer Paul Sancya.

Comments

Comments left here should adhere to the AccuWeather.com Community Guidelines. Profanity, personal attacks, and spam will not be tolerated.

More Weather News

Loading...

Daily U.S. Extremes

past 24 hours

  Extreme Location
High N/A
Low N/A
Precip N/A

WeatherWhys®

This Day In Weather History

Stowe, VT (1885)
12" of snow.

Washington, D.C. (1980)
Temperature hit 90 degrees for the 67th time in 1980. Never had there been a year in recorded history with so many 90-degree readings. The previous record was 59 days in 1966.

Nebraska (1984)
Chadron (NW part of state) 38 degrees. Kearney (eastern part of state) 90 degrees at same hour.