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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1208 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

MIZ052-058-059-064>067-071>074-250115-
/O.CON.KGRR.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-141125T0300Z/
GRATIOT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-VAN BUREN-
KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALMA...IONIA...ST. JOHNS...HOLLAND...
HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...LANSING...SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO...
BATTLE CREEK...JACKSON
1208 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BETWEEN NOON AND 400 PM ACROSS
   MUCH OF THE AREA.

 * WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
   EARLY EVENING.

 * WINDS WILL DIMINISH AFTER ABOUT 1000 PM THIS EVENING.

IMPACTS...

 * SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA.

 * TREE BRANCHES MAY BREAK AND FALL.

 * UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
   HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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

&&

$$

DUKE






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
415 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-250915-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
415 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS MAY OCCUR
TODAY DUE TO WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF AN INCH OR MORE AND THE
MELTING OF THE RECENT SNOWFALL.

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM EARLY THIS MORNING ALONG
AND SOUTHEAST OF INTERSTATE 69. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE LATER THIS MORNING AND
THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE FURTHER SOUTHEAST
TOWARD BATTLE CREEK...LANSING...AND JACKSON. WIND GUSTS OF 45 MPH
WILL BE LIKELY...WHICH WILL CAUSE SOME SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND
BROKEN TREE BRANCHES.

RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS
EVENING. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE...ESPECIALLY FURTHER
NORTHWEST TOWARD LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...AND PENTWATER THIS EVENING
AND THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED
AND SLIPPERY. SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE...MAINLY NEAR THE LAKESHORE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA ON TUESDAY
MORNING...BEFORE DIMINISHING TUESDAY AFTERNOON. ROADS WILL REMAIN
SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$



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