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

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACROSS THE KEWEENAW EXPANDS TO THE REST OF THE
LAKE SUPERIOR SHORE LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY...

MIZ002-009-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0300Z-161210T1200Z/
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
341 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016 /241 PM 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.

 * EXPECT 4 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW TO ACCUMULATE TONIGHT THROUGH
   THURSDAY. SEVERAL MORE INCHES OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL OCCUR
   THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. THE MOST SNOW WILL FALL OVER
   THE THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...INCLUDING AT IRONWOOD
   AND BERGLAND...WHILE THE LEAST SNOW WILL OCCUR INLAND TOWARD
   WATERSMEET AND PAULDING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME 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 ON THURSDAY.

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

&&

$$

MIZ001-003-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
341 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 CONTINUE ACROSS THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA
   THROUGH THIS EVENING. MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS THEN EXPECTED
   OVERNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY.

 * 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 DIMINISH BY FRIDAY.

 * IN ADDITION TO THE SNOW THAT HAS OCCURRED THIS AFTERNOON...EXPECT
   ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY OF 5 TO 10 INCHES WITH
   THE MOST SNOW OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING AT TWIN
   LAKES... PAINESDALE...AND CALUMET. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
   CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH SEVERAL INCHES
   OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION EXPECTED...HEAVIEST OVER THE HIGHER
   TERRAIN.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

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

&&

$$

MIZ004-005-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
341 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.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY OF 5 TO 8 INCHES NEAR
   LAKE SUPERIOR WITH THE MOST SNOW FALLING OVER THE MICHIGAMME
   HIGHLANDS...INCLUDING AT HERMAN AND CHAMPION. SNOW AMOUNTS INLAND
   FROM REPUBLIC TO GWINN THROUGH LATE THURSDAY WILL BE 2 TO 5
   INCHES. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
   FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
   EXPECTED...HEAVIEST CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME 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...WILL OCCUR THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

 * 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

&&

$$

MIZ084-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...SIDNAW
341 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 EARLY SATURDAY. THE
   HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THURSDAY.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY OF 4 TO 7 INCHES. THE
   MOST SNOW WILL FALL ALONG AND NORTH OF M-38...INCLUDING AT NISULA.
   THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
   NIGHT...WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION EXPECTED...HEAVIEST ALONG AND
   NORTH OF M-38.

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

&&

$$

MIZ006-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
341 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 LATE TONIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY AS WINDS TURN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST. THE SNOW WILL
   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.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.
   THE MOST SNOW WILL DEPEND ON WHERE THE STRONGEST BANDS OF SNOW
   DEVELOP. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT 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 VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE
   AT TIMES...WILL OCCUR THURSDAY 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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-080500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
341 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 LATE TONIGHT 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 ON THURSDAY.

 * EXPECT SNOWFALL LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY OF 2 TO 5 INCHES.
   ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
   CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT 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 THURSDAY 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

&&

$$

JLA


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