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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
946 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE NEAR
LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

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ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
946 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
   WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

 * EXPECT TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 7 TO 16 INCHES FROM TONIGHT
   THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL
   OCCUR OVER WESTERN ALGER COUNTY...TO THE WEST OF MUNISING AND TO
   THE NORTH OF TRENARY. UP TO 10 INCHES OF THAT TOTAL MAY FALL BY
   WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON OVER WESTERN ALGER COUNTY.

 * NORTH WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 30 MPH WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING
   SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. THE SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN BRIEF WHITE-OUTS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR
   THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW. ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

&&

$$

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MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GWINN...MARQUETTE
946 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST WEDNESDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
   MORNING...AND THEN DIMINISH IN THE AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
   WILL FALL AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING ACROSS THE HIGH
   TERRAIN FROM THE HURON MOUNTAINS TO NEGAUNEE AND SKANDIA.

 * EXPECT TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO AS MUCH AS 13 INCHES FROM
   TONIGHT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON OVER NORTHERN AND EASTERN
   MARQUETTE COUNTY...WITH THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS OVER THE HIGH
   TERRAIN FROM THE HURON MOUNTAINS TO NEGAUNEE AND SKANDIA. ONLY 1
   TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED FROM REPUBLIC TO ARNOLD.

 * NORTH WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 30 MPH WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING
   SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. THE SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW WILL RESULT IN BRIEF WHITE-OUTS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR
   THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW. ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

&&

$$

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ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
946 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 /846 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
/6 PM CST/ WEDNESDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY AT TIMES
   INTO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE.

 * TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOW
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 8 INCHES FROM IRONWOOD AND WAKEFIELD TO
   BERGLAND...WHITE PINE AND MASS CITY. FARTHER INLAND...AN
   ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL ACCUMULATE FROM WATERSMEET AND
   MARENISCO TO BRUCE CROSSING.

 * EXPECT SOME AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND SHARPLY REDUCED VISIBILITY
   THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

&&

$$

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KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
946 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY
   AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE.

 * TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...LOOK FOR ADDITIONAL SNOW
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES...WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS IN THE
   HIGHER TERRAIN FROM TWIN LAKES TO CALUMET AND DELAWARE.

 * EXPECT AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WITH SHARPLY REDUCED VISIBILITY
   THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY ALONG LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

&&

$$

ROLFSON



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