Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
919 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...INTENSE SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...


MIZ060>062-202100-
/O.NEW.KDTX.WW.Y.0012.141120T1419Z-141120T2100Z/
SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LAPEER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OWOSSO...FLINT...LAPEER
919 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EST THIS AFTERNOON.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * A LOCALIZED BAND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
   AFTERNOON. TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE ANYWHERE
   FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES...WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

 * HEAVY SNOW IS ONGOING ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
   SHIAWASSEE...GENESEE AND LAPEER COUNTIES. BANDS OF HEAVY SNOW
   ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST INTO THE AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY ALONG
   AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 69.

 * VISIBILITIES WITHIN THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL DROP TO NEAR ZERO AS
   SNOWFALL RATES WILL BE IN EXCESS OF AN INCH PER HOUR.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS.

 * RAPIDLY FLUCTUATING VISIBILITIES DOWN TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
   CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND
   LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED.
   VISIT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/RR8

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