The National Weather Service has a winter weather advisory in effect for West Michigan, including Ottawa County, until 4 a.m. Tuesday.
Total accumulations of 4-6 inches can be expected by early Tuesday. Locally higher amounts are possible.
The snow is expected to diminish by 3 a.m.
— Roads will remain snow-covered and slippery.
— Driving will be affected by slick roads and low visibilities in falling and blowing snow.
— The snowfall will add additional weight to already stressed roofs, especially flat roofs.
The Michigan Department of Transportation reminds motorists to adjust speeds based on the conditions, and to take it slow in ice and snow.
The forecast for the Grand Haven area:
Overnight: Snow, mainly before 2 a.m. Steady temperature around 20. North-northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west-northwest after midnight. Total overnight snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 7 to 12 mph becoming south 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.