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Calhoun County MI Sheriff's Office
Friday January 17th, 2020 :: 12:09 p.m. EST

Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory until 07:00PM Saturday

* WHAT...Snow will overspread the area this evening and continue through the night. The snow will be heavy at times. The snow may mix with a bit of sleet late tonight. Lulls in the precipitation are expected on Saturday with some drizzle occurring at times. Total snowfall by Saturday evening will be in the 4 to 7 inch range. Lake effect snow will develop Saturday evening and this will be combined with windy conditions. Blowing and drifting snow along with slippery roads are expected Saturday night.

* WHERE...Portions of south central and southwest Michigan.

* WHEN...From 7 PM Friday to 7 PM EST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Some power outages will be possible due to the winds combining with the weight of the wet snow on tree limbs and power lines.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...A heavy wet snow is expected tonight with intermittent snow on Saturday. Colder air pours in Saturday night with lake effect snow increasing.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ALLEGAN ... VAN BUREN ... INGHAM ... CALHOUN ... BARRY ... EATON ... JACKSON ... KALAMAZOO

Instructions:

Slow down and use caution while traveling. Allow for extra time to reach your destination. Prepare a emergency kit for home in case you lose power.

Address/Location
Calhoun County MI Sheriff's Office
161 E Michigan Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49014

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 269-969-6430

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Weather Advisory

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