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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014


MIZ008-161630-
/O.CAN.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS CANCELLED THE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

THROUGH MIDDAY...A FEW HEAVIER LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL
IMPACTS PARTS OF CHIPPEWA COUNTY TOWARD LAKE HURON...AROUND DE
TOUR AND DRUMMOND ISLAND.

$$

MIZ025-031-161630-
/O.CAN.KAPX.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
BENZIE-MANISTEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRANKFORT...MANISTEE
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.


$$

MIZ016-161700-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.W.0002.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
EMMET-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PETOSKEY
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

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

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDDAY.

* TIMING...THE MOST PERSISTENT AND HEAVIEST SNOW SHOWERS WILL
  IMPACT AREAS NORTH OF M-68 TOWARD THE STRAITS THROUGH NOON.
  SNOW SHOWERS WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHERE SNOW SHOWERS PERSIST...NEW SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WILL OCCUR THROUGH TODAY...WITH
  LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  LOW VISIBILITIES AT TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND
WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY GREATLY AND CAN DROP
TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE
COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MIZ019-162300-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.A.0001.141118T0000Z-141119T0000Z/
CHARLEVOIX-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHARLEVOIX
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHERE SNOW SHOWERS PERSIST...NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
  OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WILL OCCUR...WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS NEAR THE
  LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE. 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.

* ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED MONDAY
  EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...LOCALIZED ACCUMULATIONS AROUND A FOOT ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS. NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES
  DUE TO A COMBINATION OF HEAVY FALLING SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW.

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.

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR A LARGE
AMOUNT OF SNOW IN ONLY A FEW HOURS. VISIBILITIES AND DEPTH OF
SNOW CAN VARY GREATLY...IMPACTING TRAVEL SIGNIFICANTLY. CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

MIZ015-161700-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ST. IGNACE
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

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

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE EASTERN
  HALF OF MACKINAC COUNTY THROUGH MIDDAY. SNOW SHOWERS WILL
  DIMINISH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHERE SNOW SHOWERS PERSIST...NEW SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL OCCUR TODAY. 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
  LOW VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

MIZ017-161700-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
CHEBOYGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHEBOYGAN
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

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

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHERE SNOW SHOWERS PERSIST...NEW SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL OCCUR TODAY. 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
  LOW VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

MIZ020-161700-
/O.CON.KAPX.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141116T1700Z/
LEELANAU-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...NORTHPORT
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

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

* SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN PART OF LEELANAU
  COUNTY THROUGH MIDDAY...BEFORE DIMINISHING THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHERE SNOW SHOWERS PERSIST...NEW SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL OCCUR.

* MAIN IMPACT...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND LOW VISIBILITIES.

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.

&&

$$

MIZ021-022-027-028-162300-
/O.CON.KAPX.LE.A.0001.141118T0000Z-141119T0000Z/
ANTRIM-OTSEGO-KALKASKA-CRAWFORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANCELONA...GAYLORD...KALKASKA...
GRAYLING
1017 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...LOCALIZED ACCUMULATIONS AROUND A FOOT ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS. NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT
  TIMES DUE TO A COMBINATION OF HEAVY FALLING SNOW AND AREAS OF
  BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR A LARGE
AMOUNT OF SNOW IN ONLY A FEW HOURS. VISIBILITIES AND DEPTH OF
SNOW CAN VARY GREATLY...IMPACTING TRAVEL SIGNIFICANTLY. CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


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