Friday Afternoon: Active Weather Pattern Heading Into The Weekend

NWS: Chicago could get 8 inches of snow this weekend
Impactful snow possible this weekend

11 December, 2016

Thankfully most of the snow will be falling in the time period where few people will be traveling, but still be ready for poor driving conditions late Saturday and into early Sunday.

About 5 inches of snow is forecast for Midland County.

Get ready - West Michigan is about to get more snow.

It also predicted 3 to 5 inches of snow Sunday night and about an inch or less of snow on Monday.

A little snow will not stop the Clauses from coming to town.

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High winds and drifting snow are expected to make driving hard and bitter cold is expected to move into the region following the snowfall.

A checklist of what to include in a winter survival kit to keep in a vehicle is available at the ReadyWisconsin website of Wisconsin Emergency Management.

The Winter Weather Advisory for south central Montana remains in effect until noon Saturday. Accumulations are expected to be between 10 and 20 inches in areas above 6,000 feet, with 4 to 10 inches in the lower valleys.

Additional colder air will work back down into Montana early next week as modified Arctic air digs into central Canada and begins to drop back down into the northern USA beginning Monday producing colder temperatures across Montana especially east of the divide.

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