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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...ANOTHER LATE SEASON WINTER STORM TO AFFECT MUCH OF UPPER MICHIGAN...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CROSSING THE NORTHERN PLAINS TONIGHT WILL
BEGIN TO SPREAD HEAVY AND WET SNOW OVER FAR WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN
WEDNESDAY MORNING. AS THIS LOW CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARD THE
REGION...THE SNOW WILL SPREAD EASTWARD AND WILL FALL HEAVY AT TIMES
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW WILL THEN
GRADUALLY DIMINISH DURING THE DAY ON THURSDAY AS THE LOW DISSIPATES
WHILE LIFTING TOWARD ONTARIO. MANY PLACES ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF
UPPER MICHIGAN WILL SEE STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AROUND ONE FOOT.

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ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014 /351 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014/

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/
WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT /10
AM CDT/ WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY AND WET SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN
   WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES
   THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ON WEDNESDAY...THEN
   ANOTHER 4 TO 7 INCHES WEDNESDAY NIGHT. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS
   WILL EXCEED ONE FOOT IN SOME LOCATIONS.

 * NORTH WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING
   WILL LIKELY LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE LAKE
   SUPERIOR SHORELINE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WEDNESDAY THROUGH
   THURSDAY MORNING. PERSONS PLANNING ON TRAVELING SHOULD BE
   PREPARED FOR DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS.

 * THE HEAVY AND WET NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
   ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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

&&


$$

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/O.NEW.KMQT.WS.W.0008.140416T1600Z-140417T1500Z/
BARAGA-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...KENTON...SIDNAW
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM
EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON
WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM EDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN AROUND
   LUNCHTIME ON WEDNESDAY. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE HEAVY AT
   TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY
   AFTERNOON...WITH AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY MORNING. SOME LOCATIONS WILL SEE STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL IN
   EXCESS OF ONE FOOT.

 * NORTH WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING
   WILL LIKELY LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE LAKE
   SUPERIOR SHORELINE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
   THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. PERSONS PLANNING ON TRAVELING SHOULD BE
   PREPARED FOR DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS.

 * THE HEAVY AND WET NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
   ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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

&&


$$

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/O.NEW.KMQT.WS.W.0008.140416T1800Z-140417T1600Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM WEDNESDAY TO NOON EDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
WEDNESDAY TO NOON EDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO NORTHWESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN AROUND
   LUNCHTIME ON WEDNESDAY. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE HEAVY AT
   TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY
   AFTERNOON...WITH AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 8 INCHES WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY MORNING. MANY LOCATIONS WILL SEE STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF
   AROUND ONE FOOT.

 * NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
   THURSDAY MORNING WILL LIKELY LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
   ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
   THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. PERSONS PLANNING ON TRAVELING SHOULD BE
   PREPARED FOR DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS.

 * THE HEAVY AND WET NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
   ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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

&&


$$

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/O.NEW.KMQT.WS.W.0008.140416T1600Z-140417T1600Z/
MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GWINN...MARQUETTE
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO NOON EDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON
WEDNESDAY TO NOON EDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY AND WET SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO NORTH CENTRAL UPPER
   MICHIGAN EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE
   HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY
   MORNING.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY
   AFTERNOON...WITH AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 9 INCHES WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY MORNING. MANY LOCATIONS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS WESTERN
   MARQUETTE COUNTY WILL SEE STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF AROUND ONE FOOT.

 * EAST WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 25 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT WILL LIKELY
   LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR
   SHORELINE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
   THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. PERSONS PLANNING ON TRAVELING SHOULD BE
   PREPARED FOR DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS.

 * THE HEAVY AND WET NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
   ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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

$$

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IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
351 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM WEDNESDAY TO 10 AM
CDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 10 AM CDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY AND WET SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER
   MICHIGAN WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE HEAVY AT
   TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY...WITH
   AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 7 INCHES WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY
   MORNING. MANY LOCATIONS WILL SEE STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 9 TO 13
   INCHES.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WEDNESDAY THROUGH
   THURSDAY MORNING. PERSONS PLANNING ON TRAVELING SHOULD BE PREPARED
   FOR DANGEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS.

 * THE HEAVY AND WET NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
   ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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


$$

MIZ012-160500-
/O.NEW.KMQT.WW.Y.0019.140416T1400Z-140417T1500Z/
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MENOMINEE
351 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM WEDNESDAY TO 10 AM
CDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 10 AM CDT THURSDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * EXPECT HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO SPREAD INTO MENOMINEE COUNTY
   WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
   NIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING. THE SNOW MAY MIX WITH
   RAIN AT TIMES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL BY LATE THURSDAY MORNING IS EXPECTED TO
   RANGE FROM 2 TO 5 INCHES ALONG THE BAY TO 6 TO 9 INCHES TO THE
   NORTH AND WEST OF HERMANSVILLE.

IMPACTS...

 * TRAVEL WILL BE HAMPERED WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT DUE TO SNOW
   AND SLUSH COVERED ROADS.

 * THE WET...HEAVY NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO SHOVEL
   AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
   WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ006-013-160500-
/O.NEW.KMQT.WW.Y.0019.140416T1600Z-140417T1600Z/
ALGER-DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...ESCANABA...
GLADSTONE
451 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO NOON
EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO
NOON EDT THURSDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * EXPECT HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND LUNCHTIME WEDNESDAY.
   THE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE
   DIMINISHING THURSDAY MORNING.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL BY LATE THURSDAY MORNING IS EXPECTED TO RANGE
   FROM 4 TO 6 INCHES ALONG LAKE MICHIGAN TO 6 TO 9 INCHES NEAR LAKE
   SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * TRAVEL WILL BE HAMPERED WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT DUE TO SNOW
   AND SLUSH COVERED ROADS.

 * THE WET...HEAVY NATURE OF THE SNOW WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
   SHOVEL AND PLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
   CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

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

&&

$$

MRD/ROLFSON




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