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Tonight's Forecast: Lake-effect snow showers continue

Heaviest lake-effect south & west of Grand Rapids Thursday into Friday
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Posted at 4:26 AM, Jan 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-06 00:12:42-05

WEST MICHIGAN — The forecast from FOX 17 Meteorologist Anthony Domol: The heaviest accumulations will be along/west of U.S. 131. WINTER STORM WARNINGS have been posted until 10 A.M. Friday for Allegan, Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana, Kalamazoo and Van Buren Counties. We expect snow totals of about 5" to 10" with locally higher amounts possible through Thursday morning. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES have been posted until 1 P.M Thursday for Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Mecosta, Osceola, Berrien, and Cass Counties with about 2" to 4" possible there. Locally higher amounts are possible. Lake effect snow showers will continue to bring local additional accumulations from Thursday afternoon into Friday. Please be safe and bundle up! Thursday continues the light snow during the morning in Grand Rapids plus more heavy lake effect snow south and west of Grand Rapids as our winds shift to the north northwest. Temperatures remain in the lower 20s Thursday feeling like the teens and single digits.

TONIGHT: Lake effect snow showers with mostly cloudy skies. Overnight lows in the upper teens, with steady winds from the west / northwest at 10 to 20 mph.

TOMORROW / THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy with lake effect snow showers. Additional accumulations along/west of U.S. 131. Highs in the lower 20s. North to northwest winds at 5-15 mph.

FRIDAY: Mostly cloudy with lake effect snow showers. Additional accumulations possible along/west of U.S. 131. Highs in the teens and lower 20s.

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy with a possible evening drop or flake. Highs in the low to mid 30s.

SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy with afternoon and evening lake-effect snow showers developing. Temps in the low to mid 30s during the morning, falling into the teens by late day / evening.

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