Two people walk west on Shelden Avenue in Houghton during the recent cold snap. (Photo by Kurt Hauglie, Houghton Daily Mining Gazette)
Gladstone’s Van Cleve Park was quiet Tuesday evening, but near the lighthouse a few ice shanties could be seen, proving that despite the recent unpredictable weather residents are still enjoying winter in the Upper Peninsula. (Photo by Ilsa Matthes, Escanaba Daily Press)

Although temperatures aren’t expected to be extremely cold the rest of this week, much of Houghton and Keweenaw counties could get 5 to 8 inches of lake effect snow today into Friday.