DETROIT (WWJ) – A winter weather advisory is in effect for Lenawee and Monroe counties, from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m.

A total snowfall accumulations of 2 to 3 inches is expected.

The advisory warns drivers that the roads will  become snow covered and slippery. As well as anticipating extended and difficult commute times .

The effect of hazardous weather; light to moderate snow will spread across far Southern Lower Michigan after 4 p.m. this afternoon. A quick onset of the accumulating snow is forecasted and will persist through the evening commute.

This additional round of snowfall is in response to a trailing low pressure system that will track along the Ohio River late this afternoon and evening.

People are advised to take precautionary and preparedness actions; such as having your car stocked with emergency equipment, blankets, water, cell phone with charger. Police advise drivers to never leave the safety of their vehicles if stranded.

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