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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
439 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW POSSIBLE FOR WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT...

MIZ001>003-009-162200-
/O.NEW.KMQT.LE.A.0003.141117T1200Z-141118T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...IRONWOOD
439 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014 /339 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN INTENSITY MONDAY
   MORNING AND FALL MODERATELY TO HEAVY AT TIMES MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
   EVENING. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH AFTER
   MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXCEEDING 8 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE
   MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT. THE HIGHER TERRAIN LOCATIONS OF GOGEBIC
   AND ONTONAGON COUNTIES MAY SEE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXCEED A FOOT.

 * IN ADDITION...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 35 TO 40 MPH AT
   TIMES...ESPECIALLY OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA.

IMPACTS...

 * THE COMBINATION OF THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WITH THE GUSTY NORTHWEST
   WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR A LARGE
   AMOUNT OF SNOW IN ONLY A FEW HOURS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

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