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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1114 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

MIZ037-038-043-056-064-071-072-092100-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-161209T2100Z/
MASON-LAKE-OCEANA-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...HART...
GRAND HAVEN...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO
1114 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND DECREASE IN INTENSITY
   DURING THE AFTERNOON.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF UP TO 3 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED. ALTHOUGH
   LESS CAN BE EXPECTED OVER NORTHEAST OTTAWA COUNTY.

 * NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE AS VISIBILITIES WILL BE
   CHANGING RAPIDLY.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * LONGER COMMUTE TIMES.

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 ONLINE AT:
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER.

&&

$$



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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