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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

MIZ016-017-019-021-022-200500-
/O.UPG.KAPX.LE.A.0002.141120T0300Z-141121T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KAPX.LE.W.0004.141120T0000Z-141121T1000Z/
EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-CHARLEVOIX-ANTRIM-OTSEGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PETOSKEY...CHEBOYGAN...CHARLEVOIX...
MANCELONA...GAYLORD
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
5 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
EST FRIDAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: LAKE INDUCED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO
  GET ORGANIZED DURING THE EARLY TO MID EVENING HOURS...AND
  INCREASE IN INTENSITY TOWARD MIDNIGHT.

* EVENT OVERVIEW: SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO
  THURSDAY...WITH SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR
  ESPECIALLY ALONG THE M-32 CORRIDOR.

* SNOWFALL AMOUNTS: SNOWFALL TONIGHT IS EXPECTED TO BE GREATEST
  ALONG HIGHER TERRAIN AREAS OF THE M-32 CORRIDOR...WITH 5 TO 10
  INCHES EXPECTED BETWEEN 7 PM AND 7 AM. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE
  EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF TO 2 TO 4 INCHES FROM M-68 NORTHWARD
  TONIGHT. TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF A FOOT ARE EXPECTED
  ALONG THE M-32 CORRIDOR THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...WITH 4 TO 12
  INCHES ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE WARNING AREA.

* IMPACTS: SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES VARY GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN
MINUTES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MIZ008-200500-
/O.UPG.KAPX.LE.A.0002.141120T0300Z-141121T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KAPX.LE.W.0004.141120T0500Z-141121T1000Z/
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
5 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM
EST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...LAKE INDUCED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AFTER
  10 PM...AND WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOWFALL
  WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY THURSDAY AND INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT OF 3 TO 6 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF THE M-28 CORRIDOR. TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
  IN EXCESS OF A FOOT CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHERN CHIPPEWA
  COUNTY.

* OTHER IMPACTS...GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...CONTRIBUTING TO REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES VARY GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN
MINUTES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MIZ023-200500-
/O.NEW.KAPX.LE.W.0004.141120T0000Z-141121T1000Z/
MONTMORENCY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ATLANTA
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
5 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
EST FRIDAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: LAKE INDUCED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO
  GET ORGANIZED DURING THE EARLY TO MID EVENING HOURS...AND
  INCREASE IN INTENSITY TOWARD MIDNIGHT.

* EVENT OVERVIEW: SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO
  THURSDAY...WITH SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR.
  GREATEST IMPACT IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF
  MONTMORENCY COUNTY INCLUDING ATLANTA AND LEWISTON.

* SNOWFALL AMOUNTS: SNOWFALL TONIGHT IS EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 3
  TO 7 INCHES...GREATEST AMOUNTS LIKELY AROUND THE LEWISTON AREA.
  TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
  THURSDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS: SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES VARY GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN
MINUTES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MIZ026-027-032-200500-
/O.EXB.KAPX.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-141120T2200Z/
GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-WEXFORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TRAVERSE CITY...KALKASKA...CADILLAC
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 PM EST THURSDAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE
  LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* EVENT OVERVIEW: SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY
  THURSDAY. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL ALSO RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 4 INCHES BETWEEN 7 PM AND 7 AM
  THURSDAY MORNING... WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS BY 7 PM THURSDAY
  OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...
ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

MIZ020-025-031-200500-
/O.EXT.KAPX.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-141120T2200Z/
LEELANAU-BENZIE-MANISTEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTHPORT...FRANKFORT...MANISTEE
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE
  LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* EVENT OVERVIEW: SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY
  THURSDAY. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL ALSO RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS AND NEAR LAKE
  MICHIGAN.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 4 INCHES BETWEEN 7 PM AND 7 AM
  THURSDAY MORNING... WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS BY 7 PM THURSDAY
  OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...
ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

MIZ015-200300-
/O.EXT.KAPX.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-141120T0300Z/
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ST. IGNACE
355 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: HEAVIER BURSTS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FOCUS
  IN AREAS WEST OF BREVORT THROUGH 8 PM BEFORE SNOW TAPERS OFF.
  SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR LIKELY.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES BETWEEN 4 PM AND 8
  PM...WITH SNOWFALL TAPERING OFF DURING THE EVENING. HIGHEST
  SNOWFALL TOTALS LIKELY WEST OF BREVORT OVER WESTERN MACKINAC
  COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS...
  ESPECIALLY US-2 WEST OF BREVORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...
ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

JPB


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