Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI
WWUS43 KMQT 231947
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
347 PM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017
...Freezing rain expected to develop tonight...
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-Southern Houghton-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, Marquette, Grand Marais,
Munising, Newberry, Ironwood, Iron River, Iron Mountain,
Menominee, Escanaba, Gladstone, Manistique, Kenton, Sidnaw,
347 PM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 /247 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017/
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/
THIS EVENING TO 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ FRIDAY...
The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for freezing rain and icing, which is in effect
from 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ this evening to 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/
* Freezing rain is expected to develop tonight and push east
throughout the overnight hours. At times freezing rain may mix
with sleet and rain.
* The greatest accumulations expected across central portions of
Upper Michigan, with a tenth to a quarter of an inch possible,
especially across the higher terrain. Across the east, around
or less than a tenth of an inch of ice accumulations is
* Expect a slick morning commute as ice accumulations on road
ways, especially untreated roads and bridges, will decrease
* Ice accumulations are expected on elevated surfaces, such as
trees and powerlines.
* A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of sleet and
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties.
* Prepare, plan, and stay informed. Visit www.weather.gov/mqt