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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
507 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-131200-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
507 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 /407 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN AND CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL IMPACT MOST
AREAS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH TONIGHT. SEE THE LATEST LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

WIND CHILLS TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL FALL AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO. SEE
THE LATEST ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

LIGHT LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE NEAR LAKE
SUPERIOR ON SATURDAY...MAINLY EAST OF MARQUETTE.

EXPECT WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO ON SATURDAY MORNING. SEE
THE LATEST ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT SNOWFALL REPORTS VIA THE NWS
WEB PAGE OR THROUGH FACEBOOK AND TWITTER.

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Lake Effect Snow Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
459 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW CONTINUING IN
IN NORTHWEST TO NORTH-NORTHWEST WIND FAVORED LOCATIONS THROUGH
TONIGHT...

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

MIZ001>003-084-121800-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...KENTON...SIDNAW
459 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT TO MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE UP TO 40 MPH TODAY...LEADING TO
   INCREASED BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE
   OR LESS.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
   THROUGH TONIGHT. THE LEAST SNOW WILL FALL AWAY FROM LAKE SUPERIOR
   WHILE THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

 * WIND CHILL READINGS WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING
   AND CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE MILE OR LESS AT
   TIMES...ESPECIALLY TODAY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * WIND CHILL VALUES TO 25 BELOW ZERO CAN LEAD TO FROST BITE ON
   EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 15 MINUTES.

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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