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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
429 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...LATE SEASON MODERATE SNOW LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING ACROSS THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...

.LOW PRESSURE MOVING OUT OF THE NORTHERN PLAINS WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION TO MUCH OF UPPER MICHIGAN THIS AFTERNOON
INTO FRIDAY. SINCE TEMPERATURES WILL BE RIGHT AROUND FREEZING...A MIX
OF RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE LOW
ENOUGH TO RESULT IN SNOW OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...ESPECIALLY
TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THE SNOW MAY FALL HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT...WITH
GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS CAUSING BLOWING SNOW. CONDITIONS WILL
SLOWLY IMPROVE DURING THE DAY FRIDAY.

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KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
429 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 11 AM EDT FRIDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN THIS AFTERNOON AS A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW
   BEFORE TRANSITIONING TO MAINLY SNOW LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW MAY
   FALL HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT...AND SLOWLY DIMINISH IN INTENSITY
   FRIDAY MORNING.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 8 INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH THE
   HIGHEST AMOUNTS ACROSS THE ELEVATED TERRAIN FROM HANCOCK THROUGH
   MOHAWK AND COPPER HARBOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW AND SLUSH COVERED.

 * GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH TONIGHT MAY RESULT
   IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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

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