An Arctic cold front moves into the area on Friday. An abrupt decrease in temperature brings icy road conditions.
An arctic front will sweep south through Michigan on Friday. HAZARDS: * Icy Roads possibly developing Friday due to small amounts of snow (1″ or less) freezing as temperatures fall abruptly from the mid 30s into the 20s and teens. IMPACTS: * Hazardous travel conditions possible due to the abrupt weather change. This comes after a lengthy period of no winter weather and safe travel, and it may catch some drivers off guard. TIMING/COMMUTES: * North of I-96: From mid morning through mid afternoon, probably holding off until after the morning commute time. * Along and South of the I-96 Corridor: in the afternoon and evening. This includes the Friday drive home commute. This is From NOAA’s National Weather Service.