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Lakeshore Flood Advisory

LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
839 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

MIZ001>006-009-311800-
/O.CON.KMQT.LS.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-141031T1800Z/
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-
GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES...ALONG LAKE SUPERIOR...MCCARTY COVE...
SOUTH BEACH...AND ALONG LAKEWOOD LANE...NEAR AU TRAIN BAY...
AND ALONG PICTURED ROCKS
839 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /739 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT
/1 PM CDT/ THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST TO AROUND 40 MPH
  EARLY THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL THEN SLOWLY DIMINISH THROUGH
  THE DAY.

* WAVES...EARLY THIS MORNING...EXPECT POUNDING WAVES UP TO 13
  FEET ALONG THE WESTERN SHORE OF UPPER MICHIGAN AND UP TO 15
  FEET ALONG THE SHORE OF NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN. WAVES
  HEIGHTS WILL THEN STEADILY LOWER THROUGH THE DAY AS WINDS
  DIMINISH. BY EVENING...WAVE HEIGHTS SHOULD RANGE FROM AROUND 5
  FEET ALONG THE SHORE OF WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN TO AROUND 8
  FEET ALONG THE SHORE OF NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WAVES THIS MORNING WILL LEAD TO BEACH EROSION AND
  FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR
  SHORELINE...ESPECIALLY ALONG LAKESHORE BOULEVARD IN THE CITY OF
  MARQUETTE. ADDITIONALLY...A PORTION OF THE AU TRAIN RIVER NEAR LAKE
  SUPERIOR IN ALGER COUNTY IS EXPERIENCING ELEVATED RIVER LEVELS DUE
  TO BACK WATER EFFECTS FROM THE HIGH WAVES. THE BACK WATER EFFECTS
  MAY BE PROBLEMATIC FOR PORTIONS OF OTHER RIVERS AND STREAMS NEAR
  LAKE SUPERIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS WILL
GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
544 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

MIZ001>007-009-084-085-011200-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
544 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /444 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST TO AROUND 40 MPH EARLY THIS
MORNING ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE. LARGE WAVES PRODUCED BY
THESE STRONG WINDS WILL LEAD TO ADDITIONAL BEACH EROSION AND
LAKESHORE FLOODING ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE. SEE THE LATEST
LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

SNOW SHOWERS...MODERATE AT TIMES...WILL DIMINISH TODAY. SOME
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING OVER THE HIGHER
TERRAIN OF WEST AND NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN. SEE THE LATEST
WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT SNOWFALL REPORTS...STRONG WIND
REPORTS AND ANY REPORTS OF LAKESHORE FLOODING TO THE WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN MARQUETTE. THE PUBLIC MAY SUBMIT STORM REPORTS VIA OUR
HOMEPAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/MQT AND ALSO THROUGH FACEBOOK AND TWITTER.

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