UPDATE - Winter weather advisory extended

Advisory in effect until tonight; 5 to 7 inches of snow accumulation expected.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Dec 13, 2013

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has extended the winter weather advisory for Huron County and the surrounding areas until 8 p.m. today (Saturday).

An area of low pressure is spreading snow across the region. The snow will continue to today and then taper off this evening. Accumulations of 5 to 7 inches is possible.

Accumulations of 5 to 6 inches are expected.

Winds will be minimal, southeast to east winds at 5 to 15 mph.

Snow accumulation can make roads slick, requiring lower speeds and greater distances between vehicles while driving. Visibility will be less than one-half mile at times.

Temperatures will be in the 20s tonight, climbing into the lower 30s on Saturday, then falling to 17 to 21 late tonight.

A winter weather advisory is normally issued for a variety of winter weather conditions such as light snow, blowing snow, sleet, freezing rain and wind chills. While the weather will be significant, the word advisory implies that severe winter weather is not anticipated.

Here is the forecast as of 10 a.m. Saturday:

 • Today - Snow. High near 32. East wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
• Tonight - Snow, mainly before 3am. Low around 21. East wind 7 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
• Sunday - A slight chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
• Sunday night - A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -4. West wind 13 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
• Monday - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
• Monday night - A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
• Tuesday - A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
• Tuesday night - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
• Wednesday - Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
• Wednesday night - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
• Thursday - Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
• Thursday night - A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
• Friday - Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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rickross2

HeII yes

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chetbobalowski

And sharknadoes too.