Saturday, December 20, 2014


A man waves to a passing car as he and a friend walk west on East Jackson Street near Main Street in downtown Elkhart, Ind. during a heavy period of snowfall Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Snow, which was making driving difficult, was also challenging for pedestrians trudging through the snow. (Jennifer Shephard/The Elkhart Truth)

A city plows travels west on Lexington Avenue as traffic waits at a stop light on Main Street in downtown Elkhart Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Crews were seen clearing roads all over the city. (Jennifer Shephard/The Elkhart Truth)

Elkhart resident Eleanor Davis clears the sidewalk in front of her home along Bristol Street during a heavy period of snow Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Periods of extremely heavy snowfall made traveling difficult in the city. Travel on county roads is very hazardous as strong winds are creating snow drifts. (Jennifer Shephard/The Elkhart Truth)

Branden Thomas poses for a portrait as he took a break from running during an extreme period of snow on Simonton Street on the north side of Elkhart Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Ice clung to his eyebrows and eye lashes. Thomas ran a three mile route with his sister Erica Cox and his dog Bo Cephus. (Jennifer Shephard/The Elkhart Truth)

Erica Cox, left, and her brother Branden Thomas run as a heavy snow band unloads on Elkhart Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. The two were accompanied by Thomas' dog Bo Cephus as they ran west on Simonton Street on the north side. The runners were planning on completing three miles, but did admit they didn't know just how hard it was snowing when they started. (Jennifer Shephard/The Elkhart Truth)
Elkhart sees more snow Saturday
Posted on Jan. 25, 2014 at 7:09 p.m.

Whether you were inside of a nice warm car or trying to walk home from the grocery store you had to deal with the extreme weather conditions in Elkhart Saturday, Jan. 25. A period of heavy snowfall in the mid afternoon made for treacherous driving with very low visibility. Pedestrians had to fight snow banks, heavy winds, blowing snow and be aware of drivers as they used the streets to get around town.