Grand Traverse Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:10 AM EST Dec. 11, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening
to midnight EST Tuesday night...

* what... heavy lake effect snow expected. Plan on difficult
travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
Tuesday. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, with
localized amounts up to 14 inches, are expected.

* Where... Leelanau, Benzie, Grand Traverse and Manistee counties.

* When... from 10 PM this evening to midnight EST Tuesday night.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 35 mph will
cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy lake effect snow means
significant amounts of lake effect snow are forecast that will
make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel,
keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case
of an emergency.