Winter weather advisory: Snow continues to blanket southeast Michigan on Sunday

Highest amounts of snow expected in thumb region


DETROIT – A winter weather advisory has been issued for many areas of southeast Michigan.

The advisory is until 7 p.m. Sunday in Genesee, Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Oakland and St. Clair counties. The areas could see 1-3 inches of snow.

Counties in the Thumb region could see 6 inches of snow or more.

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The winter weather advisory is in affect for the following counties:

  • Bay
  • Genesee
  • Huron
  • Lapeeer
  • Livingston
  • Macomb
  • Midland
  • Oakland
  • Saginaw
  • Sanilac
  • Shiawassee
  • St. Clair
  • Tuscola

The city of St. Clair has declared a snow emergency, which goes into effect at 8 p.m. Saturday. Officials said while the snow emergency is in effect, parking on the city streets is prohibited until such a time that the snow and ice has been removed to allow for reasonable safe traffic movement and on-street parking.

Here's the latest update from Ben Bailey at 4 p.m.:

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