Genesee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:33 AM EST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 11 am this
morning to 10 PM EST this evening...

* what... snow and sleet changing to light freezing rain. Light
snow and sleet develops after 9 am, increases in intensity by 11
am, and then transitions to light freezing rain or freezing
drizzle by early afternoon. Snow and sleet accumulation of 1
inch or less. Scattered moderate intensity freezing rain showers
are possible after 3 PM. Total ice accretion is forecast to be a
tenth of an inch or less with localized amounts of 0.15 inch
possible. Periods of sleet may reduce overall icing potential
near the I-69 corridor. Temperatures are expected to rise above
freezing between 4-6 PM, with mainly rain showers after 6 PM.


* Where... Shiawassee, Genesee, Lapeer, St. Clair, Livingston,
Oakland and Macomb counties.

* When... from 11 am to 10 PM EST Wednesday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions by noon
and possibly lasting through the evening commute. Although
temperatures will rise slightly above freezing late today,
untreated secondary roads or especially dirt/gravel roads will
remain icy.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that snow, sleet, and freezing
rain will cause travel difficulties. Use caution while driving
and allow extra travel time.



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