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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW EXPANDING ACROSS THE KEWEENAW THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
THEN ACROSS THE REST OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORE BY LATE TONIGHT...

MIZ002-009-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0300Z-161210T1200Z/
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016 /1106 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST
/9 PM CST/ THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE THIS
   EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY.

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

 * FOR TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...EXPECT 4 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW. A FEW
   MORE INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT
   FROM THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN ADDITIONAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN
   NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR AND LEAST INLAND TOWARD WATERSMEET AND PAULDING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY 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

&&

$$

MIZ001-003-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL SLOWLY EXPAND ACROSS THE KEWEENAW
   PENINSULA BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
   THEN EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY AS WINDS TURN OUT OF THE
   NORTHWEST.

 * WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH THROUGH
   THURSDAY WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY
   NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
   SATURDAY.

 * 4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
   ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM REDRIDGE TO CALUMET TO COPPER
   HARBOR. SOUTH OF THAT LINE...EXPECT 1 TO 4 INCHES THROUGH LATE
   THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING ANOTHER 6 TO 12 INCHES
   OF SNOW TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER
   TERRAIN INCLUDING TWIN LAKES...PAINESDALE...AND CALUMET. A FEW
   MORE INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT
   FROM THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 FEET.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY 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

&&

$$

MIZ004-005-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 PM EST FRIDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING LAKE EFFECT SNOW INTO THE
   AREA LATE TONIGHT. SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
   HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

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

 * NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO
   ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...
   RESULTING IN TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 12 INCHES OR MORE IN SOME
   LOCATIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR THE HIGHER TERRAIN. INLAND FROM
   REPUBLIC TO GWINN...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE MUCH LOWER THAN
   CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES.

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ084-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...SIDNAW
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AS WINDS TURN OUT OF
   THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY. THE
   HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THURSDAY.

 * A FEW INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND
   NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 15 INCHES. THE MOST SNOW IS EXPECTED
   CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME 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

&&

$$

MIZ006-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AS WINDS TURN OUT OF
   THE NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

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

 * SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND
   NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 15 INCHES. THE LEAST SNOW IS EXPECTED
   NEAR TRENARY AND KIVA.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING 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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AS WINDS TURN OUT OF
   THE NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING
   AND DRIFTING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS ON THURSDAY.

 * A FEW INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND
   NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES. THE MOST SNOW IS EXPECTED
   CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING 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

&&

$$

JLA



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