Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WWUS43 KIWX 121506
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1006 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

INZ006-MIZ080-081-121800-
/O.EXB.KIWX.ZR.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170112T1800Z/
LAGRANGE-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...SHIPSHEWANA...
COLDWATER...BRONSON...HILLSDALE...JONESVILLE...LITCHFIELD
1006 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SOME SLEET IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

 * WHILE MOST LOCATIONS WILL SEE ONLY LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ISOLATED
   AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE ICE ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN FIVE HUNDREDTHS
   AND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

IMPACTS...

 * RAIN WILL QUICKLY FREEZE ON UNTREATED OR LESS TRAVELED
   SURFACES. IT ONLY TAKES A SMALL AMOUNT OF ICE TO CREATE
   TREACHEROUS CONDITIONS.

 * USE EXTREME CAUTION THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON WHEN ENCOUNTERING
   WET ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND GIVE ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
   DESTINATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

INZ003>005-012>014-MIZ077>079-121800-
/O.EXT.KIWX.ZR.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170112T1800Z/
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-BERRIEN-
CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...NEW CARLISLE...WALKERTON...ELKHART...GOSHEN...
NAPPANEE...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...BASS LAKE...WINAMAC...
FRANCESVILLE...MEDARYVILLE...PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...CULVER...NILES...
BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...FAIR PLAIN...BENTON HEIGHTS...
BUCHANAN...PAW PAW LAKE...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...MARCELLUS...
STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...WHITE PIGEON...MENDON
1006 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017 /906 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017/

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON CST/
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THIS AFTERNOON.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SOME SLEET IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

 * WHILE MOST LOCATIONS WILL SEE ONLY LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ISOLATED
   AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE ICE ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN FIVE HUNDREDTHS
   AND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

IMPACTS...

 * RAIN WILL QUICKLY FREEZE ON UNTREATED OR LESS TRAVELED
   SURFACES. IT ONLY TAKES A SMALL AMOUNT OF ICE TO CREATE
   TREACHEROUS CONDITIONS.

 * USE EXTREME CAUTION THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON WHEN ENCOUNTERING
   WET ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND GIVE ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
   DESTINATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


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