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Tuscola Sheriff - winter storm warning
Writer: Mary Drier Posted by: Breck Kinsey
Sat, 30 Nov 2019 11:41:13 EST
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The Tuscola County Sheriff's Department issued this notice:
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING
* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Freezing rain may amount to around a quarter of an inch of ice.
Total snow and sleet accumulations between 1 and 4 inches are possible. Wind gusts to 30 MPH are expected.
For Midland, Bay, Huron, Saginaw, Tuscola and Sanilac Counties. The warning is from late this evening through Sunday morning.
* IMPACTS...Power outages and tree damage are possible due to the ice. Travel could be nearly impossible.
There remains some uncertainty with respect to where the transition from heavy freezing rain to heavy snow and sleet will be. This will have big affects on total ice and snow accumulations.
TAKING PRECAUTIONARY PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS RECOMMENDED.