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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAY...
...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING NEAR THE WISCONSIN BORDER...

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ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING. THE LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS
   EVENING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH...STRONGEST NEAR LAKE
   SUPERIOR...WILL RESULT IN BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO
   LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...

 * DUE TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND POOR VISIBILITY AT
   TIMES...HIGHWAY M-28 REMAINS CLOSED BETWEEN KAWBAWGAM ROAD NEAR
   HARVEY IN MARQUETTE COUNTY...EAST TO MUNISING. ELSEWHERE...SNOW
   COVERED ROADS WILL REMAIN SLIPPERY AND PATCHY BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY IN OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

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MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GWINN...MARQUETTE
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW TO THE EAST OF MARQUETTE WILL
   CONTINUE INTO THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING. EXPECT LIGHT SNOW
   OR FLURRIES OVER THE REST OF MARQUETTE COUNTY.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...ESPECIALLY
   TO THE EAST OF HARVEY...WILL RESULT IN BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED
   VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS INTO THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE LESS
   THAN AN INCH OVER MOST OF MARQUETTE COUNTY. ISOLATED AMOUNTS UP
   TO 3 INCHES MAY OCCUR TO THE EAST OF HARVEY...INCLUDING AT SHOT
   POINT.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * DUE TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND POOR VISIBILITY AT
   TIMES...HIGHWAY M-28 REMAINS CLOSED BETWEEN KAWBAWGAM ROAD NEAR
   HARVEY...EAST TO MUNISING. ELSEWHERE...SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL
   REMAIN SLIPPERY AND PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITY IN OPEN AREAS...ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING.

 * WIND CHILL VALUES TO 25 BELOW ZERO CAN LEAD TO FROST BITE ON
   EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 15 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

MIZ004-084-131045-
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BARAGA-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...KENTON...SIDNAW
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

DIMINISHING LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS AND WINDS HAVE DECREASED THE
HAZARD ACROSS THE AREA. THEREFORE THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

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LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED INTO
   THIS EVENING.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY. EXPECT REDUCED
   VISIBILITY AT TIMES DURING HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS.

 * WIND CHILL VALUES TO 25 BELOW ZERO CAN LEAD TO FROST BITE ON
   EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 15 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. USE
   CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

$$

MIZ013-014-131745-
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DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW FROM NORTHERN AND EASTERN DELTA
   COUNTY INTO SCHOOLCRAFT COUNTY WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS
   AFTERNOON...THEN END BY THIS EVENING. PRIMARY LOCATIONS AFFECTED
   INCLUDE CHICAGO LAKE IN DELTA COUNTY...AND STEUBEN IN SCHOOLCRAFT
   COUNTY. THE MAIN HIGHWAY AFFECTED WILL BE H-13 TO THE NORTH OF
   NAHMA JUNCTION.

 * NO ADDITIONAL SNOW IS EXPECTED AT GLADSTONE AND ESCANABA. UP TO 3
   INCHES OF SNOW MAY OCCUR TO THE NORTH OF NAHMA JUNCTION AND GARDEN
   CORNERS...AND EAST TO STEUBEN.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 20 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL BE SLIPPERY.

 * PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS WHERE THE SNOW SHOWERS ARE MOST
   PERSISTENT WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT
   TIMES.

 * WIND CHILL VALUES TO 20 BELOW ZERO CAN LEAD TO FROST BITE ON
   EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 20 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

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KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK
442 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THIS MORNING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS AND BLOWING SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
   THROUGH DAYBREAK. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND MOST WIDESPREAD BLOWING
   SNOW WILL OCCUR OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...ESPECIALLY OVER
   KEWEENAW COUNTY.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 20 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS...ESPECIALLY OVER KEWEENAW COUNTY...WILL
   REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES EARLY THIS
   MORNING.

 * WIND CHILL VALUES TO 20 BELOW ZERO CAN LEAD TO FROST BITE ON
   EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 20 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

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GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN...
MENOMINEE
342 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

 * THE VERY LOW WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS
   15 MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WIND WILL
   COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

JLA


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