Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
117 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

MIZ019-161430-
/O.EXA.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
CHARLEVOIX-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHARLEVOIX
117 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY.

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING. THE
  MOST PERSISTENT AND HEAVIEST SNOW BANDS ARE EXPECTED TO SLOWLY
  ROTATE NORTH THE NEXT FEW HOURS...BECOMING INCREASINGLY CONFINED
  TO COASTAL AREAS AFTER 6 AM.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH PER HOUR ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN
  SOME OF THE STRONGER SNOW BANDS.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

MIZ008-015-161430-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
CHIPPEWA-MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE...ST. IGNACE
117 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL LIFT NORTHWARD INTO EASTERN UPPER
  MICHIGAN THIS MORNING AS LOW LEVEL WINDS SHIFT TO THE
  SOUTHWEST. THE MOST PERSISTENT AND HEAVIEST SNOW BANDS ARE
  EXPECTED TO BE SOUTHEAST OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM BREVORT IN
  MACKINAC COUNTY TO KELDEN IN CHIPPEWA COUNTY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 7 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED...WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS NEAR THE STRAITS AND THE
  NORTH SHORE OF LAKE HURON. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH PER HOUR ARE
  POSSIBLE WITHIN SOME OF THE STRONGER SNOW BANDS. SNOW AMOUNTS
  WILL DROP OFF RAPIDLY ACROSS NORTHERN CHIPPEWA AND NORTHWEST
  MACKINAC COUNTIES.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

MIZ016-017-161430-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PETOSKEY...CHEBOYGAN
117 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING.
  THE MOST PERSISTENT AND HEAVIEST SNOW BANDS ARE EXPECTED TO
  REMAIN NORTH OF M-68.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF M-68. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH
  PER HOUR ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN SOME OF THE STRONGER SNOW BANDS.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

MIZ020-025-031-161430-
/O.CON.KAPX.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
LEELANAU-BENZIE-MANISTEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTHPORT...FRANKFORT...MANISTEE
117 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED.

* MAIN IMPACT...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED
  ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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