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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
539 PM EST Fri Dec 9 2016

MIZ037>040-043-044-050-056-057-064>067-071>073-100245-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-KENT-ALLEGAN-
BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...CLARE...
HART...FREMONT...MUSKEGON...GRAND HAVEN...JENISON...GRAND RAPIDS...
HOLLAND...HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...LANSING...SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO...
BATTLE CREEK
539 PM EST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SCATTERED LAKE EFFECT SNOW THROUGH THE EVENING...

BANDS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE REGION. SOME
AREAS WILL SEE OCCASIONAL HEAVIER BURSTS OF SNOW WHICH WILL CAUSE
ROADWAYS TO BECOME SLICK. LOCALLY UP TO TWO ADDITIONAL INCHES IS
POSSIBLE IN THE HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE LOW TO MID 20S.

DUE TO THE SCATTERED NATURE OF THE SNOW, AND THE HIGHLY VARIABLE
CONDITIONS, DRIVERS WILL NEED TO REMAIN AWARE OF ROAD CONDITIONS.
SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE PLENTY OF ROOM BETWEEN YOU AND THE NEXT
DRIVER.

$$

JK




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
349 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-100900-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW SHOWERS WILL RESULT IN NEAR WHITEOUTS AT TIMES BEFORE
DIMINISHING IN INTENSITY THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS
UP TO 4 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT AS A STORM MOVES ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN. ARCTIC AIR WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE LAKE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY GENERATING MORE LAKE EFFECT
SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER REPORTS OF SNOW ACCUMULATION ARE ALWAYS APPRECIATED.

$$



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