DETROIT, MI – Several cities across south east Michigan have already declared snow emergencies in their communities due to the winter storm that is about to hit us. Please check with your respective city to determine what you need to do with your vehicle while the emergency is in effect.
Before the storm begins, please also check on your elderly relatives and neighbors to ensure that they have what they need until the storm passes.
The following is the forecast until noon on Tuesday, February 16th, 2021:
WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON EST TUESDAY…
* WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches.
* WHERE…St. Clair, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, Wayne, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.
* WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to noon EST Tuesday.
* IMPACTS…Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening and especially the Tuesday morning commute.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow reintensifies toward 6 pm this evening. Snow becomes heavy at times tonight with an additional 6 to 9 inches expected before diminishing Tuesday morning. Highest snowfall totals expected from the Lake Huron shoreline southward through metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and near the Ohio border.