Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
618 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

MIZ053-060-061-068-069-075-076-082-083-201300-
SAGINAW-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-
LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAGINAW...OWOSSO...FLINT...HOWELL...
PONTIAC...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT...ADRIAN...MONROE
618 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

...SNOW SHOWERS WILL INCREASE COVERAGE AND STRENGTH DURING THE
MORNING...

WEATHER...

 * BANDS OF SNOW WILL SPREAD OVER THE REGION FROM THE WEST DURING
   THE MORNING DRIVE. THE ACTIVITY WILL INCREASE COVERAGE AND
   INTENSITY THROUGH MID MORNING.

 * ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 1 INCH ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN 630 AM AND
   930 AM.

IMPACTS...

 * ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL LEAD TO SLIPPERY SURFACES ON UNTREATED ROADS
   PARTICULARLY ON BRIDGES...EXIT RAMPS...AND OVERPASSES.

 * BURSTS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE SUDDEN REDUCTION OF VISIBILITY TO
   LESS THAN ONE MILE.

 * RAPID FLUCTUATIONS OF VISIBILITY AND SUDDEN CHANGES IN ROAD
   SURFACE CONDITIONS WILL REQUIRE EXTRA CAUTION FROM MOTORISTS.

&&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * SNOW WILL RESULT IN LOCALIZED SLIPPERY CONDITIONS AND VARIABLE
   TRAFFIC RATES THROUGHOUT THE AREA. 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

$$

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