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Flood Advisory

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1039 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE IS CONTINUING THE FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE STURGEON RIVER NEAR CHASSELL IN HOUGHTON COUNTY...

.COOLER TEMPERATURES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS WILL LEAD TO SLOWLY
DECREASING RIVER FLOWS. THE RIVER SHOULD CREST NEAR FLOOD STAGE OVER
THE NEXT 24 HOURS. RAIN WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA THIS EVENING BEFORE
CHANGING TO SNOW...ADDITIONAL RUNOFF FROM THIS PRECIPITATION WILL BE
MINIMAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...RESIDENTS ALONG THESE RIVERS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT AND
EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AND RIVERS ARE
FORECAST TO EXCEED BANKFULL. IF YOU ARE IN THE ADVISORY AREA REMAIN
ALERT TO POSSIBLE FLOODING...OR THE POSSIBILITY OF THE ADVISORY BEING
UPGRADED TO A WARNING. REPORT OBSERVED FLOODING TO LOCAL EMERGENCY
SERVICES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND REQUEST THEY PASS THIS INFORMATION ON
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET FOR
FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS AND INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

MIC061-260239-
/O.CON.KMQT.FL.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-140426T1700Z/
/CLLM4.N.SM.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1039 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE STURGEON RIVER NEAR CHASSELL
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 9 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL IS EXPECTED TO CREST NEAR FLOOD STAGE
  TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY AND HOLD STEADY INTO THE WEEKEND.
* AT 10.5 FEET...THE RIVER BEGINS TO OVERFLOW ONTO STURGEON RIVER
  ROAD...RAJALA ROAD...AND AHO ROAD. LOCAL OFFICIALS ENCOURAGE NOT
  DRIVING OVER FLOODED ROADS TO PREVENT FURTHER ROAD DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 4692 8861 4704 8856 4703 8850 4700 8845
      4692 8848

$$





Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
507 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

MIZ001>005-009>011-084-251100-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-GOGEBIC-
IRON-DICKINSON-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
507 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 /407 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WET...HEAVY SNOW WILL FALL ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE NORTHWEST
HALF OF UPPER MICHIGAN LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
KEWEENAW PENINSULA...WHERE A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN
EFFECT.

EXPECT HIGHER FLOWS ON AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS DUE TO SNOW MELT
RUNOFF. MONITOR RIVER LEVELS AND STAY TUNED FOR RIVER FORECASTS
UPDATES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

WET...HEAVY SNOW FALLING OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA EARLY ON FRIDAY
MORNING WILL DIMINISH BY NOON.

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HIGHER RIVER FLOWS WILL CONTINUE DUE TO SNOW
MELT RUNOFF...AND ADDITIONAL PRECIPITATION THAT FALLS TODAY INTO
FRIDAY MORNING. MONITOR RIVER LEVELS AND STAY TUNED FOR RIVER
FORECASTS UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
429 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...LATE SEASON MODERATE SNOW LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING ACROSS THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...

.LOW PRESSURE MOVING OUT OF THE NORTHERN PLAINS WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION TO MUCH OF UPPER MICHIGAN THIS AFTERNOON
INTO FRIDAY. SINCE TEMPERATURES WILL BE RIGHT AROUND FREEZING...A MIX
OF RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE LOW
ENOUGH TO RESULT IN SNOW OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...ESPECIALLY
TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THE SNOW MAY FALL HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT...WITH
GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS CAUSING BLOWING SNOW. CONDITIONS WILL
SLOWLY IMPROVE DURING THE DAY FRIDAY.

MIZ001-003-241730-
/O.UPG.KMQT.WS.A.0005.140424T2200Z-140425T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KMQT.WW.Y.0020.140424T2200Z-140425T1500Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
429 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 11 AM EDT FRIDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN THIS AFTERNOON AS A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW
   BEFORE TRANSITIONING TO MAINLY SNOW LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW MAY
   FALL HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT...AND SLOWLY DIMINISH IN INTENSITY
   FRIDAY MORNING.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 8 INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH THE
   HIGHEST AMOUNTS ACROSS THE ELEVATED TERRAIN FROM HANCOCK THROUGH
   MOHAWK AND COPPER HARBOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW AND SLUSH COVERED.

 * GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH TONIGHT MAY RESULT
   IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
   PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

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

&&

$$

KF





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