Sunday, 22 April, 2018

NWS Issues Winter Storm Watches, Lakeshore Flood Warning

Winter Weather conditions cause several road closures LIVE RADAR: Winter storm causes dangerous driving conditions, power outages
Steve Townsend | 15 April, 2018, 00:40

WHEN.Saturday through late Saturday night. Wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour could make travel very hard especially south and west of the metro. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery.

Another round of snow and ice pellets will affect the area Sunday into Monday with additional significant accumulations possible.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada.

WINTER STORM POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.A significant winter storm is expected Friday afternoon into Saturday evening and will likely include all precipitation types, strong winds, and blizzard conditions.

The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning is in effect from 1 p.m. Friday to 7p.m. Saturday for a good portion of western and central Nebraska.

Milos Forman, 'One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest' director, dies at 86
He rebounded, however, in 1984 with the film version of the stage hit " Amadeus ", and once again won the Best Director Oscar. His third wife was Martina Zborilova in 1999, who is the mother of another set of his twins, Andrew and James.


More rain and thundershowers are forecast for Sunday with temperatures in the 40s to low 50s and breezy.

Mixed precipitation expected Friday night, changing to mainly snow overnight into Saturday morning. Better chances for rain will exist farther south, with sleet and freezing rain possible the farther north you go, perhaps some snow in the far north.

The National Weather Service office in Green Bay says winter's not done with us yet. Winds will also turn very gusty with peak gusts to 55MPH later Friday night into Saturday. Ice build-up may cause tree branches to break.

Peak wind gusts thru 3 pm: 52 mph South Haven Beach, 48 mph Saugatuck Beach and Bradley, 44 mph Grand Rapids, 43 mph Muskegon, Holland (airport), Fremont and Whitehall, 35 mph Lansing, 32 mph Battle Creek and 31 mph Kalamazoo.

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