Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WWUS83 KDTX 200427
SPSDTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1127 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

MIZ068-069-200730-
LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOWELL...PONTIAC
1127 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR OAKLAND AND
LIVINGSTON COUNTIES THROUGH 4 AM...

WEATHER...

 * SNOW SQUALLS WILL IMPACT LIVINGSTON AND OAKLAND COUNTIES DURING
   THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

 * WIDELY VARYING SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED. IN THE SNOW SQUALLS
   SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IN AN HOUR IS EXPECTED BEFORE
   THE SNOW SQUALL MOVES OFF TO THE EAST.

 * WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH WILL CAUSE
   BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW.

 * AIR TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 24 AND 25 DEGREES.

IMPACTS...

 * VISIBILITIES WILL BE NEAR ZERO AT TIMES DUE TO HEAVY SNOW
   SQUALLS. RAPID FLUCTUATIONS OF VISIBILITY WILL OCCUR.

 * ACCUMULATING SNOW MAY LEAD TO SLIPPERY ROADS PARTICULARLY ON
   BRIDGES...EXIT RAMPS...AND OVERPASSES.

&&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN
   LOCALIZED WHITEOUT 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/RR8

$$

KURIMSKI



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.