Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Huron (MIZ049) Michigan Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement - Huron (Michigan)


Updated:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 12:09pm EST
Effective:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 6:00pm EST
Expires:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 3:15pm EST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Observed
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Huron; Sanilac
 
Message summary: ...a winter weather advisory is in effect through tonight for lake effect snow showers...
Weather...
* bands of lake effect snow showers will continue to track through the region this afternoon. Intervals of moderate to briefly intense snowfall will be possible during this time.
* the heaviest snowfall through 3 pm will occur across portions of northern huron county, particularly between bay port and port austin. These locations could witness snowfall rates near one inch per hour at times.
* widely varying amounts of accumulation can be expected. The highest amounts will focus over northern huron county, where localized amounts between one and two will be possible through 3 pm.
* northerly winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 40 mph.
* air temperatures will range between 6 and 10 degrees this afternoon. Impacts...
* accumulating snow will lead to slippery roads particularly on bridges, exit ramps and overpasses.
* the combination of falling and blowing snow will result in rapid reductions of visibility to less than one mile. && precautionary/preparedness actions...
* the combination of falling and blowing snow will result in slippery conditions and variable traffic rates throughout the county. Motorists are urged to use caution and account for the variable driving conditions by allowing extra time.
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Winter Weather Advisory Winter Weather Advisory - Huron (Michigan)


Updated:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 10:56am EST
Effective:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 10:56am EST
Expires:Mon, 21-Jan-2019 7:00am EST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Huron; Sanilac
 
Instructions: A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Expect snow-covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. A wind chill advisory means that cold air and wind will lead to cold wind chill values. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken.

Message summary: ...dangerous wind chills across southeast michigan and lake effect snow in the thumb...
...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 7 am est monday...
...wind chill advisory remains in effect from 6 pm this evening to noon est monday...
* what...lake effect snow and low wind chills. Periods of lake effect snow will lead to snow accumulations of anywhere from one to 7 inches. The highest accumulations are forecast to be along the lake huron shoreline from port austin to forestville. North wind gusting between 20 and 30 mph will cause blowing snow today. As the wind weakens and temperatures fall tonight, wind chills are forecast to fall to -15 to -25 degrees.
* where...huron and sanilac counties.
* when...for the winter weather advisory, until 7 am est monday. For the wind chill advisory, from 6 pm this evening to noon est monday.
* additional details...plan on snow covered roads and poor visibilities. These wind chills can cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.
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Wind Chill Advisory Wind Chill Advisory - Huron (Michigan)


Updated:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 10:56am EST
Effective:Sun, 20-Jan-2019 6:00pm EST
Expires:Mon, 21-Jan-2019 12:00pm EST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Huron; Sanilac
 
Instructions: A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Expect snow-covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. A wind chill advisory means that cold air and wind will lead to cold wind chill values. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken.

Message summary: ...dangerous wind chills across southeast michigan and lake effect snow in the thumb...
...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 7 am est monday...
...wind chill advisory remains in effect from 6 pm this evening to noon est monday...
* what...lake effect snow and low wind chills. Periods of lake effect snow will lead to snow accumulations of anywhere from one to 7 inches. The highest accumulations are forecast to be along the lake huron shoreline from port austin to forestville. North wind gusting between 20 and 30 mph will cause blowing snow today. As the wind weakens and temperatures fall tonight, wind chills are forecast to fall to -15 to -25 degrees.
* where...huron and sanilac counties.
* when...for the winter weather advisory, until 7 am est monday. For the wind chill advisory, from 6 pm this evening to noon est monday.
* additional details...plan on snow covered roads and poor visibilities. These wind chills can cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.
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