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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
426 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

MIZ007-014-085-291630-
/O.EXT.KMQT.WW.Y.0012.150329T1700Z-150330T0300Z/
LUCE-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...MANISTIQUE...SENEY
426 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW WILL DEVELOP QUICKLY BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND FALL HEAVY
   AT TIMES THROUGH THE AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

 * STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING
   WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES. THE HEAVIEST SNOW AMOUNTS CAN BE
   EXPECTED EAST OF A LINE FROM MANISTIQUE TO SENEY TO DEER PARK.

 * SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 40 MPH...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE
   MICHIGAN AND ALSO LAKE SUPERIOR THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE SWITCHING TO
   THE NORTHWEST THIS EVENING.

IMPACTS...

 * THE SNOW WILL BE VERY WET AND HEAVY.

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
   TONIGHT.

 * THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY WET SNOW AND STRONGER WINDS COULD
   BRING DOWN SOME TREE BRANCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
   WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

JLB

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