Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
401 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

MIZ001>005-009-010-084-231100-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-GOGEBIC-
IRON-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...
KENTON...SIDNAW
401 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014 /301 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014/

...RAIN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY A QUICK TRANSITION TO SNOW WITH
MODERATE ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

A QUICKLY DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE UPPER
GREAT LAKES SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION WILL
FALL AS RAIN ACROSS ALL OF UPPER MICHIGAN SUNDAY EVENING...WITH THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN UPPER MICHIGAN. AS THE
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM PASSES NEAR THE STRAITS OF MACKINAC EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...COLD AIR WILL BEGIN TO FILTER ACROSS WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN
AND QUICKLY TRANSITION THE RAIN TO SNOW. THIS TRANSITION SHOULD REACH
IRONWOOD SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT...AND CONTINUE EASTWARD
TO A LINE FROM IRON MOUNTAIN TO MARQUETTE BY LATE MONDAY MORNING.
THE SNOW WILL BE VERY WET INITIALLY AND FALL MODERATELY AT
TIMES...CREATING SLUSHY CONDITIONS ON AREA ROADWAYS.
ADDITIONALLY...STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH AND
GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG LAKE SUPERIOR AND RESULT IN
LAKE ENHANCED SNOW.

THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY EVENING BEFORE GRADUALLY
DIMINISHING LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. TOTAL SNOWFALL
ACCUMULATIONS MAY SURPASS SIX INCHES FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT FOR WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN AND THE HIGH TERRAIN OF NORTH
CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS AS THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY OF
THE EXACT TRACK AND INTENSITY OF THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM.

$$

KLUBER




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