I live four hours north of you and have driven your stretches of I81 and I90 in snow storms.Anyone else from a snowy region that had tires last year that they were very happy with in snow and rain?
This is the only tire I can recommend that will keep your daughter safe in all weather conditions. https://www.nokiantires.com/winter-tires/nokian-wrg3/
It is not always easy to get - and is not inexpensive. But it is less expensive than an insurance deductible: either auto or health.