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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
331 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

INZ001-002-010-011-010300-
/O.CON.KLOT.LE.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-141101T0300Z/
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...
RENSSELAER
331 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES INTO THIS EVENING
  BEFORE ABATING.

* SNOW...MODERATE TO HEAVY BURSTS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS ARE
  POSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES WITHIN SOME OF THE STRONGEST SHOWERS
  WILL BECOME DRAMATICALLY REDUCED...POTENTIALLY TO A QUARTER MILE
  AT TIMES IN ISOLATED AREAS.

* ACCUMULATION...LOCALIZED SLUSHY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3
  INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ON GRASSY AREAS. THERE IS A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF LOCALLY HEAVIER SNOWFALL TOTALS.

* OTHER IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN SNOW BEING WIND
  WHIPPED AND FURTHER REDUCE VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

KJB

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