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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW CONTINUES INTO FRIDAY...

MIZ002-009-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016 /254 PM CST THU DEC 8 2016/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
/6 AM CST/ SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 25 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW TONIGHT WITH ANOTHER 2
   TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE MOST SNOW WILL
   FALL OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...INCLUDING AT
   IRONWOOD...BERGLAND AND ROCKLAND...WHILE THE LEAST SNOW WILL OCCUR
   WELL INLAND TOWARD WATERSMEET AND PAULDING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ004-005-090500-
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BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
FRIDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...THEN BEGIN
   DIMINISHING ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
   TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER EASTERN PORTIONS OF MARQUETTE COUNTY.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 30 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE SHORELINE TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 2 TO 4 INCHES NEAR LAKE
   SUPERIOR...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN FROM HERMAN TO
   NEGAUNEE TO LITTLE LAKE. SOUTH OF A LINE FROM WATTON TO CHAMPION
   AND GWINN...EXPECT 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW. IN MARQUETTE COUNTY...A
   BAND OF VERY HEAVY SNOW DEVELOPING OVER FAR EASTERN MARQUETTE
   COUNTY LATER TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED
   SNOWFALL UP TO 8 INCHES...MAINLY SOUTH AND EAST OF HARVEY. ANOTHER
   1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED ON FRIDAY...ESPECIALLY TO THE
   EAST OF MARQUETTE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE 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 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

&&

$$

MIZ001-003-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE KEWEENAW
   PENINSULA INTO EARLY SATURDAY.

 * WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
   ON FRIDAY.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH THE MOST
   SNOW OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING AT TWIN LAKES...
   PAINESDALE...AND CALUMET. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE
   FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5
   INCHES EXPECTED...HEAVIEST OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS
   THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ006-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. A MORE
   PERSISTENT BAND OF SNOW TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY WILL AFFECT PORTIONS
   OF WESTERN ALGER COUNTY...INCLUDING DEERTON...SUNDELL AND CHATHAM.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES TONIGHT OVER MOST OF
   ALGER COUNTY. HOWEVER ISOLATED AMOUNTS UP TO 10 INCHES COULD OCCUR
   OVER WESTERN ALGER COUNTY WHERE A DOMINANT BAND OF HEAVY SNOW IS
   EXPECTED. AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW WILL OCCUR FRIDAY
   INTO FRIDAY NIGHT ACROSS ALGER COUNTY.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
   TO LESS THAN ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES
   WILL OCCUR TONIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY ON FRIDAY.

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

&&

$$

MIZ084-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...SIDNAW
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 1 TO 4 INCHES. THE LAKE
   EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH AN
   ADDITIONAL 2 TO 6 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION EXPECTED. THE MOST SNOW
   WILL OCCUR ALONG AND NORTH OF M-38...INCLUDING AT NISULA.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE 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

&&

$$

MIZ007-085-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR TONIGHT.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. LAKE EFFECT
   SNOW WILL CONTINUE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT WITH ANOTHER 3 TO 6
   INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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

&&

$$

MIZ013-090500-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-161210T0000Z/
DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE
354 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER ESPECIALLY NORTHERN
   PORTIONS OF DELTA COUNTY INTO FRIDAY.

 * EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 1 TO 3 INCHES NEAR THE
   LAKESHORE AND 4 TO 7 INCHES OVER NORTHERN DELTA COUNTY...INCLUDING
   AT ROCK AND ALONG H-13 NORTH OF NAHMA JUNCTION. PLAN ON ADDITIONAL
   SNOWFALL ON FRIDAY OF 1 TO 4 INCHES...GREATEST ALONG H-13 TO THE
   NORTH OF NAHMA JUNCTION.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE
   AT TIMES.

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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