Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
303 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

MIZ037-038-043-044-050-056-057-064-065-071-072-200415-
/O.CON.KGRR.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-141121T1200Z/
MASON-LAKE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-KENT-ALLEGAN-BARRY-
VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...HART...FREMONT...
MUSKEGON...JENISON...GRAND RAPIDS...HOLLAND...HASTINGS...
SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO
303 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
FRIDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING AND BECOME MORE LAKE
   BANDED BY EARLY THIS EVENING. EXPECT 2 TO 4 INCHES OVERNIGHT
   AND ANOTHER 2 TO 5 INCHES THURSDAY. THE LARGEST SNOWFALL TOTALS
   WILL BE NEAR AND JUST WEST OF US-131...NEAR AND SOUTH OF
   INTERSTATE 96

 * GUSTY WINDS WILL RESULT IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND
   LITTLE TO NO VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

 * WIND CHILLS AT OR BELOW ZERO WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT
   INTO THURSDAY.

IMPACTS...

 * HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS THROUGH THURSDAY TONIGHT.

 * TRAVEL ON HIGHWAY US-31 AND I-196 WILL BE HAZARDOUS INTO EARLY
   TONIGHT. TRAVEL ON ALL MAJOR HIGHWAYS WILL BE HAZARDOUS
   THURSDAY.

 * RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY AND ROAD CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY.

 * TIME TO FROSTBITE FROM EXPOSURE TO COLD THROUGH TONIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY IS ABOUT 30 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
   TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON THE CONDITIONS... AND TO TAKE IT
   SLOW IN ICE AND SNOW.

 * WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER AND HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/5OG.

&&

$$

WDM




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