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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACROSS NORTHWEST UPPER MICHIGAN EXPANDS TO
THE REST OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORE THIS MORNING...

MIZ002-009-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016 /335 AM CST THU DEC 8 2016/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
/6 AM CST/ SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 25 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW INTO EARLY TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW TO ACCUMULATE TODAY
   AND TONIGHT. ANOTHER 2 TO 6 INCHES OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL OCCUR
   FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE MOST SNOW WILL FALL OVER THE HIGHER
   TERRAIN NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...INCLUDING AT IRONWOOD...BERGLAND AND
   ROCKLAND...WHILE THE LEAST SNOW WILL OCCUR WELL INLAND TOWARD
   WATERSMEET AND PAULDING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES. THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT
   TIMES...ARE EXPECTED TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
   EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS
   OR IMPOSSIBLE.

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

&&

$$

MIZ004-005-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T0000Z/
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
FRIDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING A BAND OF HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW INTO
   THE AREA EARLY THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH
   FRIDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 30 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE SHORELINE TODAY
   INTO TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL THROUGH TODAY OF 5 TO 8 INCHES NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR
   WITH THE MOST SNOW FALLING OVER THE HURON MOUNTAIN...INCLUDING AT
   HERMAN AND CHAMPION. SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CHAMPION TO
   GWINN...EXPECT 1 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW TODAY. EXPECT ANOTHER 5 TO 8
   INCHES TONIGHT ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 41 SOUTH OF HARVEY...WITH
   3 TO 5 INCHES ELSEWHERE NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR AND ONLY LIGHT
   ACCUMULATIONS WELL INLAND. A FEW MORE INCHES OF ADDITIONAL
   ACCUMULATION ARE EXPECTED NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR FRIDAY.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL QUICKLY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY AS THE BAND
   OF HEAVY SNOW MOVES IN EARLY THIS MORNING.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES. THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT
   TIMES...WILL OCCUR TODAY AND TONIGHT.

 * THE WORST CONDITIONS WILL BE ALONG AND NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
   EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS
   OR IMPOSSIBLE.

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

&&

$$

MIZ001-003-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE KEWEENAW
   PENINSULA INTO EARLY SATURDAY.

 * WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH TODAY WILL LEAD
   TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.
   WINDS WILL DIMINISH BY FRIDAY.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TODAY AND TONIGHT OF 4 TO 8 INCHES WITH
   THE MOST SNOW OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING AT TWIN
   LAKES...PAINESDALE...AND CALUMET. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
   CONTINUE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH A FEW INCHES OF
   ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION EXPECTED...HEAVIEST OVER THE HIGHER
   TERRAIN.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
   EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS
   OR IMPOSSIBLE.

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

&&

$$

MIZ013-081745-
/O.EXB.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T1200Z-161210T0000Z/
DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM
EST FRIDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA THIS MORNING AS WINDS
   TURN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL TODAY OF 1 TO 5 INCHES...GREATEST OVER NORTHERN
   PORTIONS OF DELTA COUNTY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE
   TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 7 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION
   EXPECTED OVER NORTHERN AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF DELTA COUNTY.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ084-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...SIDNAW
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE AREA EARLY THIS
   MORNING AS WINDS TURN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY
   SATURDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL TODAY AND TONIGHT OF 3 TO 5 INCHES. THE LAKE
   EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH
   ADDITIONAL 3 TO 5 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WITH REDUCED
   VISIBILITIES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ006-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * A BAND OF HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA EARLY
   THIS MORNING. BEHIND THIS BAND...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT
   SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW INTO TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL TODAY OF 4 TO 8 INCHES. THE LOCATION OF THE
   GREATEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL DEPEND ON WHERE THE STRONGEST LAKE
   EFFECT SNOW BANDS DEVELOP. ANOTHER 3 TO 8 INCHES IS EXPECTED
   TONIGHT...GREATEST NEAR AND WEST OF MUNISING. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
   WILL CONTINUE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF
   ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL QUICKLY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY AS THE BAND OF
   HEAVY SNOW MOVES IN EARLY THIS MORNING.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES.
   THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES...WILL
   OCCUR TODAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-081745-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
435 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA EARLY THIS MORNING AS
   WINDS TURN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO
   SATURDAY MORNING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS INTO EARLY TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL TODAY OF 2 TO 7 INCHES...WITH THE LEAST NEAR
   NEWBERRY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT THROUGH
   FRIDAY NIGHT WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
   EXPECTED.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES. THE LOWEST VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT
   TIMES...WILL OCCUR TODAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

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

&&

$$

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