13abc Winter Forecast for 2019-2020

TOLEDO (WTVG) - Snow lovers rejoice! All signs point to a cold and snowy winter for northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan.

The 13abc First Warning Storm Team used past winters, global weather patterns, weather folklore, and a slew of other sources of data to make a winter forecast for 2019-2020. After a fairly quiet and mild start to the season in December, it's looking very active and cold once we begin the new year.

Here's the forecast:

DECEMBER 2019
Temps: Above Normal
Snow: Near Normal

JANUARY 2020
Temps: Below Normal
Snow: Above Normal

FEBRUARY 2020
Temps: Below Normal
Snow: Near Normal

MARCH 2020
Temps: Below Normal
Snow: Below Normal

OVERALL WINTER OF 2019-2020
TEMPS: BELOW NORMAL
SNOW: ABOVE NORMAL

Click on the video to see Jay and Ross deliver the forecast on 13abc Action News at 5 p.m. Wednesday, November 20th.