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

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WWUS43 KMQT 120316
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW DEVELOPING
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR TONIGHT...

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS FRIDAY MORNING INTO SATURDAY MORNING...

MIZ005-121130-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0005.160212T0600Z-160213T1200Z/
MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GWINN...MARQUETTE
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR LAKE
   SUPERIOR TONIGHT BETWEEN 1 AM AND 4 AM AND CONTINUE THROUGH
   FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * WINDS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL INCREASE OUT OF THE NORTHWEST ON
   FRIDAY MORNING...GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR EAST
   OF MARQUETTE. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR LATE FRIDAY MORNING
   THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. THIS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO WHITE-OUT
   CONDITIONS FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT ALONG M-28 EAST OF MARQUETTE.
   AWAY FROM LAKE SUPERIOR...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH
   WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE
   2 TO 6 INCHES OVER NORTHWEST AND EASTERN MARQUETTE COUNTY...WITH
   2 INCHES OR LESS EXPECTED SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CHAMPION TO
   ISHPEMING TO GWINN.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO LATE
   FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL LEAD TO VERY DANGEROUS TRAVEL
   CONDITIONS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. SIMILAR PAST EVENTS
   HAVE LED TO THE CLOSURE OF M-28 BETWEEN HARVEY AND MUNISING. IF
   YOU BECOME STRANDED...YOU WILL ALSO HAVE TO FACE BITTERLY COLD
   WIND CHILLS. AVOID TRAVEL ALONG 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
   OR IMPOSSIBLE.

 * 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

$$

MIZ006-121130-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0005.160212T0600Z-160213T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT
   BETWEEN 2 AM AND 4 AM. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE
   THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * WINDS WILL INCREASE OUT OF THE NORTHWEST ON FRIDAY MORNING...
   GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. THE STRONGEST WINDS
   WILL OCCUR LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. THIS WILL
   LEAD TO WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
   ALONG M-28.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE
   6 TO 12 INCHES...GREATEST FROM SHOT POINT TO GRAND MARAIS. LOWER
   AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED SOUTHWEST OF TRENARY AND
   TRAUNIK.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO FRIDAY
   AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL LEAD TO VERY DANGEROUS TRAVEL
   CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. SIMILAR PAST EVENTS
   HAVE LED TO THE CLOSURE OF M-28 BETWEEN 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
   OR IMPOSSIBLE.

 * 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

$$

MIZ001>003-084-121130-
/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
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL INTENSIFY BETWEEN 10 PM AND MIDNIGHT
   AND CONTINUE TO FALL MODERATELY INTO FRIDAY MORNING. LIGHT TO
   MODERATE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE UP TO 40 MPH THROUGH FRIDAY...
   LEADING TO INCREASED BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO
   ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED NEAR LAKE
   SUPERIOR TONIGHT...WITH AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES FRIDAY
   AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE LEAST SNOW WILL FALL AWAY FROM LAKE
   SUPERIOR.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO STARTING
   FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE MILE OR LESS AT
   TIMES...ESPECIALLY ON FRIDAY 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

&&

$$

MIZ004-121130-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.160212T0600Z-160213T1200Z/
BARAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...L`ANSE
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL INTENSIFY AROUND 1 AM TONIGHT AND
   CONTINUE TO FALL MODERATELY INTO FRIDAY MORNING. LIGHT TO
   MODERATE SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

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

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT...
   WITH AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO STARTING
   FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

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

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-121130-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.160212T0600Z-160213T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
1016 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL THEN DEVELOP TONIGHT
   BETWEEN 2 AM AND 4 AM AND CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL GUST TO 35 MPH
   FRIDAY...CAUSING BLOWING SNOW.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED
   TO BE 5 TO 12 INCHES...WITH THE LEAST SNOW FALLING NEAR
   NEWBERRY.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO LATE
   FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLIPPERY.

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

$$

MIZ009>011-121130-
/O.CON.KMQT.WC.Y.0002.160212T1500Z-160213T1500Z/
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
916 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 9 AM
CST SATURDAY...

 * THE VERY LOW WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS
   30 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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