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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
927 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-131000-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
927 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS OVERNIGHT MAINLY WEST OF US
131. QUICK BURSTS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED WITH
VISIBILITIES DROPPING TO A FEW CAR LENGTHS OR LESS. ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE LAKESHORE.

STRONGER WINDS AND FALLING TEMPERATURES BEGINNING THIS EVENING
WILL PRODUCE VERY COLD WIND CHILLS WITH TIMES TO FROSTBITE FROM
EXPOSED SKIN DROPPING TO 30 MINUTES OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW WILL PERSIST ALONG LAKE MICHIGAN SATURDAY AND
INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL FROM HOLLAND SOUTH
DOWN THE LAKESHORE.

VERY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE SATURDAY. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED
BY A VERY COLD SUNDAY MORNING WITH LOW TEMPERATURES AROUND ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
914 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

MIZ037-038-043-050-056-072-131015-
/O.CON.KGRR.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-160213T2100Z/
MASON-LAKE-OCEANA-MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-KALAMAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...HART...MUSKEGON...
JENISON...KALAMAZOO
914 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW CONTINUING AND BECOMING HEAVIER THIS EVENING.

 * VISIBILITY DROPS TO A FEW CAR LENGTHS...CONTINUING OVERNIGHT.

 * ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW MAINLY FALLING OVERNIGHT.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL 4 TO 7 INCHES.

IMPACTS...

 * HAZARDOUS TRAVEL FROM MID MORNING FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
   EVENING.

 * ACCIDENTS AND SLIDEOFFS DUE TO SLIPPERY ROADS AND LOW
   VISIBILITIES.

 * CLOSURES AND CANCELLATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
   TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON THE CONDITIONS... AND TO TAKE IT
   SLOW IN ICE AND SNOW.

&&

$$



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