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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG WINTER STORM IN PROGRESS OVER SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN THROUGH
TONIGHT...

MIZ060>063-020600-
/O.CON.KDTX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LAPEER-ST. CLAIR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OWOSSO...FLINT...LAPEER...PORT HURON
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND THEN CONTINUE
   THROUGH THE EVENING.

 * NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH WILL ADD
   SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

 * THE PEAK IN SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR DURING THE EVENING...
   WITH SNOWFALL INCREASING TO AN INCH PER HOUR RATE.

 * SNOW WILL TAPER OFF EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

 * TOTAL ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 12 INCHES.

 * WIND CHILL FALLING TO ABOUT 10 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL RESULT IN
   DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

 * TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
   PEAK OF THE EVENT.

 * INCREASING DIFFICULTY FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP PACE WITH HIGH
   SNOWFALL RATES...BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
   AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DANGEROUS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT
   HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/RR8

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG WINTER STORM IN PROGRESS OVER SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN THROUGH
TONIGHT...

MIZ075-076-082-083-020600-
/O.CON.KDTX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT...ADRIAN...MONROE
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW WILL OCCUR DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
   THE EVENING.

 * NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH WILL ADD
   SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

 * THE PEAK IN SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR DURING THE LATE
   AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING...WITH SNOWFALL AT AN INCH PER
   HOUR RATE.

 * SNOW WILL TAPER OFF EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

 * TOTAL ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 14 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
   AMOUNTS.

 * WIND CHILL FALLING TO ABOUT 10 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL RESULT IN
   DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

 * TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
   PEAK OF THE EVENT.

 * INCREASING DIFFICULTY FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP PACE WITH HIGH
   SNOWFALL RATES...BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
   AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DANGEROUS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT
   HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/RR8

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG WINTER STORM IN PROGRESS OVER SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN THROUGH
TONIGHT...

MIZ068>070-020600-
/O.CON.KDTX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOWELL...PONTIAC...WARREN
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW WILL OCCUR DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
   THE EVENING.

 * NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH WILL ADD
   SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

 * THE PEAK IN SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR DURING THE LATE
   AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING...WITH SNOWFALL AT AN INCH PER
   HOUR RATE.

 * SNOW WILL TAPER OFF EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

 * TOTAL ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 14 INCHES.

 * WIND CHILL FALLING TO ABOUT 10 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL RESULT IN
   DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

 * TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
   PEAK OF THE EVENT.

 * INCREASING DIFFICULTY FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP PACE WITH HIGH
   SNOWFALL RATES...BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
   AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DANGEROUS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT
   HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/RR8

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG WINTER STORM IN PROGRESS OVER SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN THROUGH
TONIGHT...

MIZ055-020600-
/O.UPG.KDTX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KDTX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
SANILAC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SANDUSKY
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM
EST MONDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND WILL BE
   HEAVY AT TIMES DURING THE EVENING.

 * NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH WILL ADD
   SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

 * SNOW WILL TAPER OFF EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

 * TOTAL ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES. THE HIGHER END OF THE
   RANGE SOUTH OF M-46.

 * WIND CHILL FALLING TO ABOUT 10 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL RESULT IN
   HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR TRAVEL. THIS WILL REQUIRE SLOWER
   SPEEDS AND EXTRA TRAVEL TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
   EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED.
   VISIT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/RR8

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
330 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

MIZ064>067-071>074-020430-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T1100Z/
ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOLLAND...HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...
LANSING...SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO...BATTLE CREEK...JACKSON
330 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO VERY LATE TONIGHT.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 4 TO 8 INCHES THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
   WILL BRING STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 10 TO 16 INCHES. HIGHEST
   AMOUNTS WILL OCCUR FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO JACKSON.

 * GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE LIKELY WHICH WILL
   LEAD TO NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

IMPACTS...

 * DANGEROUS TRAVEL. AVOID TRAVELING IF POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY
   TONIGHT.

 * EVENT DELAYS AND CLOSURES CONTINUING INTO MONDAY.

 * VISIBILITIES ON ROADWAYS DROPPING TO A FEW CAR LENGTHS OR EVEN ZERO
   AT TIMES. SLIDEOFFS AND ACCIDENTS POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
330 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

MIZ056>059-020430-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T1100Z/
OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JENISON...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...
ST. JOHNS
330 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE INTO VERY LATE TONIGHT.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES TONIGHT WILL BRING STORM TOTAL
   SNOWFALL OF 7 TO 12 INCHES BY MONDAY MORNING.

 * GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE LIKELY WHICH WILL
   LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WITH HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

 * EVENT DELAYS AND CLOSURES POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND INTO MONDAY.

 * VISIBILITIES ON ROADWAYS DROPPING TO A FEW CAR LENGTHS OR EVEN ZERO
   AT TIMES. SLIDEOFFS AND ACCIDENTS POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
324 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...A WINTER STORM WILL BRING HEAVY SNOW AND A WINTRY MIX INTO EARLY
MONDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK ACROSS CENTRAL OHIO FROM NEAR DAYTON TO
YOUNGSTOWN THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

THE SNOW WILL MIX WITH RAIN... SLEET AND SOME LOCALIZED FREEZING
RAIN TONIGHT...MAINLY FROM AROUND ROUTE 30 SOUTH ACROSS CENTRAL OHIO.
PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION BACK TO LIGHTER SNOW LATER TONIGHT
AND TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST MONDAY MORNING.

FARTHER NORTH...NEAR LAKE ERIE...AND ESPECIALLY NEAR TOLEDO...
THE PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY REMAIN ALL SNOW AND THE SNOW WILL
BE HEAVY. WHITE OUT CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY DEVELOP NEAR TOLEDO
AND PARTS OF NORTHWEST OHIO AS THE NORTHEAST WIND INCREASES TONIGHT.

OHZ003-006>010-017>019-020430-
/O.CON.KCLE.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1700Z/
LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-SANDUSKY-ERIE OH-LORAIN-HANCOCK-SENECA-HURON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOLEDO...BOWLING GREEN...PORT CLINTON...
FREMONT...SANDUSKY...LORAIN...FINDLAY...TIFFIN...NORWALK
324 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES TOTAL. NEAR 12 INCHES AT
  TOLEDO.

* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR
  THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ENDING...EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
  HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE TRAVELING IN THE WARNING AREA YOU SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION IF TRAVEL IS UNAVOIDABLE. STAY TUNED TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
324 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...A WINTER STORM WILL BRING HEAVY SNOW AND A WINTRY MIX INTO EARLY
MONDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK ACROSS CENTRAL OHIO FROM NEAR DAYTON TO
YOUNGSTOWN THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

THE SNOW WILL MIX WITH RAIN... SLEET AND SOME LOCALIZED FREEZING
RAIN TONIGHT...MAINLY FROM AROUND ROUTE 30 SOUTH ACROSS CENTRAL OHIO.
PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION BACK TO LIGHTER SNOW LATER TONIGHT
AND TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST MONDAY MORNING.

FARTHER NORTH...NEAR LAKE ERIE...AND ESPECIALLY NEAR TOLEDO...
THE PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY REMAIN ALL SNOW AND THE SNOW WILL
BE HEAVY. WHITE OUT CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY DEVELOP NEAR TOLEDO
AND PARTS OF NORTHWEST OHIO AS THE NORTHEAST WIND INCREASES TONIGHT.

OHZ011>014-020-089-PAZ001>003-020430-
/O.CON.KCLE.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T1700Z/
CUYAHOGA-LAKE-GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-MEDINA-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-
NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEVELAND...MENTOR...CHARDON...
JEFFERSON...MEDINA...ASHTABULA...ERIE...EDINBORO...MEADVILLE
324 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR
  THROUGH THE EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* SNOW ENDING...SNOW WILL TAPER TO SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
  HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU WILL BE TRAVELING IN THE WARNING AREA YOU SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION IF TRAVEL IS UNAVOIDABLE. STAY TUNED TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

MIZ077>080-020145-
/O.CON.KIWX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0900Z/
BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...
BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...MARCELLUS...STURGIS...
THREE RIVERS...WHITE PIGEON...MENDON...COLDWATER...BRONSON
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW...10 TO 15 INCHES STORM TOTAL. THE PERIOD OF
   HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED TODAY.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON INTO
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING
   TRAVEL DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE. SOME UNPLOWED ROADS WILL
   BECOME IMPASSIBLE.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

 * VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN HEAVY
   SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

TIMING...

 * SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY...AND THEN TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST
   LATE TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS
SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.
SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL
DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP
AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF
AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

INZ003>009-012>018-020145-
/O.CON.KIWX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0900Z/
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-
STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...NEW CARLISLE...WALKERTON...ELKHART...GOSHEN...
NAPPANEE...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...SHIPSHEWANA...ANGOLA...FREMONT...
KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...ALBION...AUBURN...GARRETT...KNOX...
NORTH JUDSON...BASS LAKE...WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...MEDARYVILLE...
PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...CULVER...ROCHESTER...AKRON...WARSAW...
WINONA LAKE...SYRACUSE...MENTONE...COLUMBIA CITY...TRI-LAKES...
SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...NEW HAVEN
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015 /1131 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST /3 AM
CST/ MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW...10 TO 15 INCHES STORM TOTAL. HEAVY SNOW IS
   EXPECTED TODAY.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON INTO
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING
   TRAVEL DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE. SOME UNPLOWED ROADS WILL
   BECOME IMPASSIBLE.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT.

 * VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN HEAVY
   SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

TIMING...

 * SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY AND THEN END FROM WEST TO
   EAST LATE TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING AND DRIFTING
SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

MIZ081-OHZ001-002-004-005-015-016-020145-
/O.CON.KIWX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILLSDALE...LITCHFIELD...JONESVILLE...
BRYAN...MONTPELIER...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...FAYETTE...SWANTON...
DEFIANCE...SHERWOOD...HICKSVILLE...NAPOLEON...DESHLER...
LIBERTY CENTER...PAULDING...ANTWERP...MELROSE...OTTAWA...
PANDORA...KALIDA...FORT JENNINGS
1231 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW...10 TO 15 INCHES STORM TOTAL. THE PERIOD OF
   HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED TODAY INTO THIS EVENING.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON INTO
   TONIGHT.

IMPACTS...

 * PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING
   TRAVEL DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE. SOME UNPLOWED ROADS WILL
   BECOME IMPASSIBLE.

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

 * VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW AND
   BLOWING SNOW.

TIMING...

 * SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY...AND THEN TAPER OFF LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING AND DRIFTING
SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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