Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
646 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

MIZ061-063-068>070-076-160100-
Genesee-St. Clair-Livingston-Oakland-Macomb-Wayne-
Including the cities of Flint, Port Huron, Howell, Pontiac,
Warren, and Detroit
646 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

...CAUTIOUS TRAVEL IS ADVISED FOR RAPID REDUCTIONS OF
VISIBILITIES AND A QUICK BURST OF SNOWFALL THROUGH 730 PM..


WEATHER...

 * Snow showers will impact southeastern Michigan through 730 pm
   in an area bounded by Fenton to Detroit to Algonac back to
   Fenton. The snow showers will slowly dissipate by 900 pm.


 * Widely varying snowfall is expected. Snow accumulations of up
   to 1 inch are expected in areas impacted.


 * West winds around 10 mph with gusts to 15 mph.

 * Air temperatures will range between 22 and 27 degrees.

IMPACTS...

 * Moderate Snow will cause reductions of visibility to less
   than one mile. There may be rapid fluctuations of visibility.

 * Accumulating snow will continue to lead to slippery roads
   particularly on bridges, exit ramps and overpasses.

&&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * The combination of Moderate Snow and strong winds will result
   in localized white out conditions. Reduced visibilities along
   with snow covered and slippery roads will cause variable
   traffic rates throughout the county. Motorists are urged to
   use caution and account for the variable driving conditions
   by allowing extra time.

 * Prepare, plan and stay informed. Visit http://go.usa/gov/c7kkP

$$

RBP


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