Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
315 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MIZ076-083-132130-
WAYNE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DETROIT...MONROE
315 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...CAUTIOUS TRAVEL IS ADVISED FOR RAPID REDUCTIONS OF VISIBILITY
AND INTENSE SNOWFALL LATE THIS AFTERNOON|...

WEATHER...

 * SNOW SQUALLS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF WAYNE AND MONROE COUNTIES
   LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

 * A LOCALIZED DUSTING OF SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED BETWEEN 330 PM AND
   5 PM.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH.

 * AIR TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 14 AND 16 DEGREES.

IMPACTS...

 * VISIBILITIES WILL BE LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN A FEW
   OF THESE SNOW SQUALS. 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 BRIEF HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY 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

$$

SC



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