March 9th, 2011

Winter Weather Advisory - Kent (Michigan)

http://www.weather.gov/alerts/MI.html#MIZ057.GRRWSWGRR.025500

LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...
CLARE...HART...FREMONT...BIG RAPIDS...MOUNT PLEASANT...MUSKEGON...
GREENVILLE...ALMA...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...ST. JOHNS
955 PM EST TUE MAR 8 2011

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM
EST WEDNESDAY...

IMPACTS...

* ROADS AND SIDEWALKS WILL BECOME SLICK EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING
AS A COMBINATION OF SNOW... SLEET... AND FREEZING RAIN
OVERSPREADS THE AREA.

* ALLOW MORE TRAVEL TIME DURING THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE
TO WORK DUE TO ICY ROADS.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* WET SNOW IS EXPECTED BY 4 AM ALONG AND NORTH OR ROUTE 10. THAT
WILL MIX WITH SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN BY MID MORNING.
TEMPERATURES SHOULD RISE TO ABOVE FREEZING BY EARLY AFTERNOON.

* EXPECT 2 TO 4 INCHES OF WET SNOW BETWEEN 4 AM AND NOON NEAR
AND NORTH OF ROUTE 10... MOSTLY EAST OF BALDWIN.

* BETWEEN INTERSTATE 96 AND ROUTE 10 EXPECT MIXED SNOW AND
FREEZING RAIN AROUND THE MORNING COMMUTE TIME BEFORE
PRECIPITATION CHANGES OVER TO PLAIN RAIN LATER IN THE MORNING.

* WARMING TEMPERATURES WILL CHANGE PRECIPITATION SOUTH OF ROUTE
10 TO RAIN BY LATE MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

$$

WDM/LAURENS
Issuing Weather Forecast Office Homepage

Winter Weather Advisory - Kent (Michigan)

http://www.weather.gov/alerts/MI.html#MIZ057.GRRWSWGRR.090200

LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...
CLARE...HART...FREMONT...BIG RAPIDS...MOUNT PLEASANT...MUSKEGON...
GREENVILLE...ALMA...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...ST. JOHNS
400 AM EST WED MAR 9 2011

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

IMPACTS...

* ROADS AND SIDEWALKS WILL BECOME SLICK THIS MORNING AS A
COMBINATION OF SNOW... SLEET... AND FREEZING RAIN OVERSPREADS
THE AREA.

* ALLOW MORE TRAVEL TIME FOR THE MORNING COMMUTE TO WORK DUE TO
ROADS WHICH WILL BECOME SLICK NEAR TO NORTH OF I-96.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* 2 TO 4 INCHES OF WET SNOW IS ANTICIPATED NEAR TO MAINLY NORTH
OF A LINE FROM BIG RAPIDS TO MT. PLEASANT FROM 6 AM THROUGH 1
PM.

* BETWEEN INTERSTATE 96 AND ROUTE 10 EXPECT MIXED SNOW AND
FREEZING RAIN AROUND THE MORNING COMMUTE TIME BEFORE
PRECIPITATION CHANGES OVER TO PLAIN RAIN LATER IN THE
MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

$$

LAURENS DUKE
Issuing Weather Forecast Office Homepage