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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
954 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MIZ056-064-071-111100-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN
954 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT...DIMINISHING EARLY THURSDAY.

 * SNOW HEAVY AT TIMES...SNOW RATES AN INCH PER HOUR.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW OF 2 TO 5 INCHES IS EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO
   THURSDAY MORNING. STORM TOTALS 8 TO 15 INCHES...WITH LOCALIZED
   HIGHER AMOUNTS.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * TRAVEL SLOWDOWNS AND A RISK FOR MULTIPLE VEHICLE PILEUPS.

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.

 * WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER AND HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/5OG.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
335 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-111045-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
335 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS WESTERN LOWER MICHIGAN
TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED TOWARDS LAKE
MICHIGAN DUE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW AND COLD TEMPERATURES WITH
SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL WEAKEN SOME ON THURSDAY BEFORE INCREASING IN
INTENSITY AGAIN THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED DURING THIS TIME.

VERY COLD AIR WILL SURGE INTO THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. HIGHS ON SATURDAY WILL BE BETWEEN 5 AND 15 ABOVE WITH
WIND CHILL VALUES BELOW ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$



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