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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
540 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

LMZ844>849-MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-
291045-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-MASON-LAKE-
OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-MONTCALM-
GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-
VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
540 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IS EXPECTED FOR VERY
LATE TONIGHT. LIGHT ICING WILL LIKELY LEAD TO SLICK ROADS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
MORNING NEAR AND SOUTH OF I-96. A GLAZE OF ICE IS LIKELY ON AREA ROADS
FOR THE THURSDAY MORNING COMMUTE...WITH AROUND AN INCH OF SNOWFALL
OCCURRING LATER THURSDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON. NORTH OF
I-96...MAINLY SNOW IS EXPECTED THURSDAY WITH ABOUT AN INCH OF
ACCUMULATION. SOME SLICK SPOTS ARE POSSIBLE.

FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE
POSSIBLE BUT UNCERTAINTY EXISTS AT THIS TIME WHETHER THIS WILL
OCCUR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HOVING

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
914 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-
042-291200-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-CHIPPEWA-
MACKINAC-EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-PRESQUE ISLE-CHARLEVOIX-LEELANAU-ANTRIM-
OTSEGO-MONTMORENCY-ALPENA-BENZIE-GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-CRAWFORD-
OSCODA-ALCONA-MANISTEE-WEXFORD-MISSAUKEE-ROSCOMMON-OGEMAW-IOSCO-
GLADWIN-ARENAC-
914 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...
EASTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...AND ADJACENT NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN...LAKE HURON AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS NORTHERN MICHIGAN VERY LATE
TONIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE SMALL THROUGH DAYBREAK... BUT WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SLICK TRAVEL FOR THURSDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING TO SNOW
SHOWERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. BE PREPARED FOR AREAS OF SLICK TRAVEL.

WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN BEHIND DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...WITH WIND GUSTS OVER 40 MPH POSSIBLE ALONG THE COAST
OF NORTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN FROM MANISTEE NORTH TO LELAND AS WELL
AS NEAR WHITEFISH POINT ALONG THE COAST OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

MSB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
421 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-292230-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
421 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE SOUTH END OF
THE LAKE THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE LIKELY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT ACROSS
THE ENTIRE LAKE.

HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS ALSO EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF OF
THE LAKE LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.

&&

$$

RODRIGUEZ/KJB

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
359 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

INZ003-012>015-020-022>025-032>034-LMZ043-046-291230-
LA PORTE-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-
WABASH-HUNTINGTON-GRANT-BLACKFORD-JAY-NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...KNOX...
NORTH JUDSON...WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...
ROCHESTER...MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...PERU...WABASH...
NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...MARION...HARTFORD CITY...
MONTPELIER...PORTLAND
359 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015 /259 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN INDIANA
AND THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF SOUTHEASTERN LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS THE CHANCE FOR A BRIEF PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN LATE
TONIGHT. A FAIRLY QUICK TRANSITION TO ALL RAIN IS EXPECTED BY
THURSDAY MORNING...BUT A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE IS POSSIBLE AND COULD
LEAD TO A FEW SLICK SPOTS ON AREA ROADS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT BUT ANY ACCUMULATION
WILL BE LIGHT.

THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW ON SUNDAY AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY BUT THERE IS STILL
A LARGE AMOUNT OF UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE TRACK AND STRENGTH OF
THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
359 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

INZ004>009-016>018-026-027-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-015-016-024-
025-291230-
ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-KOSCIUSKO-
WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-WELLS-ADAMS-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-
HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-
ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH BEND...MISHAWAKA...ELKHART...
GOSHEN...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...ANGOLA...KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...
AUBURN...GARRETT...WARSAW...WINONA LAKE...COLUMBIA CITY...
SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...DECATUR...BERNE...
NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...
CASSOPOLIS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...COLDWATER...HILLSDALE...
BRYAN...MONTPELIER...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...DEFIANCE...NAPOLEON...
PAULDING...ANTWERP...OTTAWA...PANDORA...VAN WERT...DELPHOS...LIMA
359 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OHIO...
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN AND NORTHERN INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT. A TRANSITION TO JUST RAIN
IS EXPECTED LATER THURSDAY MORNING BUT A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SOME SLICK SPOTS ON AREA ROADS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT BUT ANY ACCUMULATION
WILL BE LIGHT.

THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW ON SUNDAY AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY BUT THERE IS STILL
A LARGE AMOUNT OF UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE TRACK AND STRENGTH OF
THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FREEZING RAIN.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$

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