It's Impossible To Forget These 6 Horrific Winter Storms That Have Gone Down In Cleveland History
By Nikki Rhoades|Updated on November 16, 2022(Originally published November 11, 2022)
Nikki is a lifelong Ohioan with a love for literature. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Akron and has enjoyed publishing her written work since 2007. She has a love of travel and does so frequently, though she believes that home is where the heart is — she continues to work in and around Cleveland as a digital content specialist to this day, working on everything from commercial scripts and social media posts to grassroots marketing initiatives.
Winter in Cleveland can be brutal. Fueled by lake effect snow from Lake Erie, our lovely landscape can go from green and lush to snow-covered and frozen in a matter of mere hours. Nonetheless, winters here aren’t always so bad… until they’re so horrifyingly relentless that they’ve become permanently cemented in local memory. The following six winter weather events revisit the worst winter freezes and snowstorms in Cleveland’s history. How many of these intense blizzards in Ohio do you remember?
These shocking blizzards in Ohio are among the worst winter storms in Cleveland’s history. Do you recall any of these shocking winters? Are there any other seasons that you would add to this list? Share your thoughts in the comments!
New to Cleveland? Welcome! These winter weather events are certainly shocking, but they’re definitely not the norm. Check out our tips for surviving a Cleveland winter to prepare for the upcoming season!