Snow — or ice — accumulation is not a common occurrence in the Lowcountry. Since 1973, Beaufort County has only seen five significant winter storms. Ashley Jean Reese/areese@islandpacket.com File photos
Snow — or ice — accumulation is not a common occurrence in the Lowcountry. Since 1973, Beaufort County has only seen five significant winter storms. Ashley Jean Reese/areese@islandpacket.com File photos

Lowcountry braces for snow, winter storm. Here’s how rare that actually is

January 02, 2018 04:59 PM