Barry Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 2:44 PM EST on November 20, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST Friday...

Hazardous weather...

* snow showers this evening will continue to spread east between Interstate 94 and Interstate 96. Some snow showers may have snowfall rates of around one inch per hour assocated with them. Accumulations of new snow by morning will be in the 2 to 4 inch range...with the heaviest amounts near Interstate 96.

* Later this evening snow showers will transition to being mostly near and west of US-131.

* Gusty west winds will result in blowing and drifting snow and low visibility at times into early this evening. North-south roads will be most prone to drifting snow.

Impacts...

* hazardous travel conditions through tonight.

* Rapid changes in visibility and Road conditions are likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* the Michigan Department of Transportation reminds motorists to adjust speeds based on the conditions... and to take it slow in ice and snow.

* Weather preparedness information is available on line at www.Ready.Gov/winter and http://go.USA.Gov/5og.