Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW CONTINUING
IN NORTHWEST WIND FAVORED LOCATIONS THROUGH TONIGHT...

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

MIZ005-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GWINN...MARQUETTE
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT MAINLY FOR
   LOCATIONS EAST OF HARVEY.

 * WINDS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL CONTINUE TO GUST AS HIGH AS 35 MPH
   EAST OF MARQUETTE THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE GRADUALLY
   DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT. THIS WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO WHITE-OUT
   CONDITIONS ALONG M-28 EAST OF MARQUETTE THROUGH THIS EVENING. AWAY
   FROM LAKE SUPERIOR...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH WINDS
   GUSTING TO 20 MPH.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE
   BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES FOR LOCATIONS EAST OF A LINE FROM HARVEY TO
   CARLSHEND. THE REST OF NORTHWEST AND EASTERN MARQUETTE COUNTY WILL
   SEE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...WITH LESS THAN AN
   INCH EXPECTED SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CHAMPION TO ISHPEMING AND
   GWINN.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW CONTINUE TO LEAD TO VERY DANGEROUS
   TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT. HIGHWAY M-28 REMAINS CLOSED BETWEEN
   KAWBAWGAM ROAD EAST OF HARVEY AND MUNISING. IF YOU BECOME
   STRANDED...YOU WILL ALSO HAVE TO FACE BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.
   AVOID TRAVEL ALONG US-41 AND M-28 EAST OF MARQUETTE IF POSSIBLE.

 * 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 WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE
   EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS AND
   DIFFICULT.

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

$$

MIZ006-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * WINDS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL CONTINUE TO GUST AS HIGH AS 40 MPH
   NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH MIDNIGHT BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
   LATE TONIGHT. THIS WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS
   ALONG M-28 INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. BLOWING SNOW IS ALSO EXPECTED
   AWAY FROM LAKE SUPERIOR WITH WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE 3 TO 6
   INCHES...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF WESTERN ALGER
   COUNTY...FROM SHINGLETON WESTWARD.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO VERY DANGEROUS
   TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT. HIGHWAY M-28 REMAINS CLOSED BETWEEN
   KAWBAWGAM ROAD EAST OF HARVEY AND MUNISING. IF YOU BECOME
   STRANDED...YOU WILL ALSO HAVE TO FACE BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.
   AVOID TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.

 * 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 WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE
   EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS AND
   DIFFICULT.

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

$$

MIZ009-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMQT.WC.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...IRONWOOD
747 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST
THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS UP TO 25 MPH ARE LEADING TO
   WIDESPREAD BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES BELOW A HALF
   MILE AT TIMES. THE WORST CONDITIONS ARE OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF
   GOGEBIC COUNTY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
   EVENING.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR
   LESS AT TIMES.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

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

&&

$$

MIZ001>003-084-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...KENTON...SIDNAW
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL
   THROUGH TONIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST UP TO 30 MPH TONIGHT...
   HIGHEST NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...LEADING TO INCREASED BLOWING SNOW AND
   REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH TONIGHT OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
   ARE EXPECTED. THE LEAST SNOW WILL FALL AWAY FROM LAKE SUPERIOR
   WHILE THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL CONTINUE TO BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW
   ZERO THROUGH TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT
   TIMES...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ004-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
BARAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...L`ANSE
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL
   THROUGH TONIGHT.

 * WINDS GUSTING UP TO 25 MPH TONIGHT WILL LEAD TO PATCHY BLOWING
   SNOW REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH TONIGHT.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL CONTINUE TO BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW
   ZERO THROUGH TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR
   LESS AT TIMES.

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST TO 30 MPH TONIGHT...CAUSING
   BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH TONIGHT.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT
   TIMES...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * 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

$$

MIZ013-014-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
847 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST TO 25 MPH THROUGH TONIGHT...LEADING
   TO BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH TONIGHT OF 2 TO 5 INCHES CAN
   BE EXPECTED FOR LOCATIONS NORTH AND EAST OF A LINE FROM CHICAGO
   LAKE TO GARDEN CORNERS. SOUTHWEST OF THAT LINE...ADDITIONAL SNOW
   ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE AN INCH OR LESS.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL BE SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR
   LESS AT TIMES.

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ010>012-131030-
/O.CON.KMQT.WC.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN...MENOMINEE
747 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * 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 STRONG
   WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS.

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

&&

$$

VOSS


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