The end of 2017 was brutally hard on Michigan with temperatures falling into negative numbers. NOAA satellites captured the snow as it began its slow descent across Michigan.

NOAA, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have several satellites that monitor weather patterns around the world. They shared a short timelapse of lake effect snow as it made its way to Michigan which you can see here.

While the majority of movement is across Pennsylvania and the Ohio Valley. You can see the cold front moving into and settling in on Michigan.

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