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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1124 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

...BLOWING SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WILL CAUSE REDUCED
VISIBILITIES AND DRIFTING SNOW...

MIZ001-003-130030-
/O.EXT.KMQT.WW.Y.0004.170112T2000Z-170113T0600Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
1124 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 1 AM EST FRIDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS APPROACHING 40 MPH WILL
   DEVELOP LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. EXPECT
   REDUCED VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A QUARTER OF A MILE DUE TO
   BLOWING SNOW...AND ADDITIONAL LAKE EFFECT SNOW.

 * DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

 * SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT ARE
   EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES.

IMPACTS...

 * REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL MAKE FOR
   HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK...ESPECIALLY LATER
   THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT AFTER LAKE EFFECT SNOW DEVELOPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
   VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
   AROUND.

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

&&

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