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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
344 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

LMZ080-671-673-675-777-779-872-874-876-878-310545-
/O.NEW.KLOT.GL.A.0007.150201T1800Z-150202T0600Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 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 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-
344 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 13 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 17 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

KMD

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
344 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

LMZ740>745-310545-
/O.EXP.KLOT.SC.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-150130T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.GL.A.0007.150201T1800Z-150202T0600Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
344 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 12 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 15 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
335 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW OF SEVERAL INCHES LIKELY SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

ILZ005-006-012>014-022-023-033-INZ001-002-010-011-019-310545-
/O.CON.KLOT.WS.A.0002.150201T0300Z-150202T1200Z/
MCHENRY-LAKE IL-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-WILL-KANKAKEE-IROQUOIS-LAKE IN-
PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODSTOCK...WAUKEGAN...AURORA...
WHEATON...CHICAGO...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...WATSEKA...GARY...
VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...FOWLER
335 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015 /435 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015/

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING AND
  CONTINUE AT TIMES THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...POTENTIAL IN EXCESS OF 8 INCHES OF
  SNOW...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 88 AND NEAR LAKE
  MICHIGAN.

* MAIN IMPACT...PERIODS OF SNOW COULD LEAD TO REDUCED
  VISIBILITY UNDER A MILE AND SNOW COVERED ROADS...MAKING FOR
  VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS...NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE
  AREA ON SUNDAY...AND THIS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW. NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE IN OPEN
  AREAS AND ALONG THE IMMEDIATE LAKEFRONT. WIND GUSTS ALONG THE
  SHORE COULD APPROACH 40 MPH SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY
  EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

RC/KJB

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
345 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-310445-
/O.CON.KIND.WS.A.0002.150201T0000Z-150202T1200Z/
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-
BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-
PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAFAYETTE...FRANKFORT...KOKOMO...
CRAWFORDSVILLE...ANDERSON...MUNCIE...INDIANAPOLIS...TERRE HAUTE...
SHELBYVILLE
345 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* ACCUMULATIONS: 6 TO 9 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE.

* BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

IMPACTS...

* SNOW COVERED ROADS WITH VERY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

* BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

TIMING...

* THE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
  MORNING. HOWEVER...THE MAJORITY OF THE SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
  ANTICIPATED TO OCCUR EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.
  ALSO THIS IS WHEN MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS MOST LIKELY TO TAKE
  PLACE.

CONFIDENCE...

* CONFIDENCE IS MEDIUM TO HIGH THAT HEAVY SNOW WILL OCCUR...
  HOWEVER THERE IS LOWER CONFIDENCE IN EXACT AMOUNTS AND THE
  EXACT LOCATION OF THE HEAVIEST SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

SMF

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
300 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...

.A DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OHIO
VALLEY ON SUNDAY. AHEAD OF THIS...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
REGION SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. WARMER AIR WILL BE
PULLED UP AHEAD OF THE LOW ON SUNDAY AND THIS WILL ALLOW FOR SOME
RAIN TO MIX WITH THE SNOW...PRIMARILY SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 70
CORRIDOR. BECAUSE OF THIS...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE HIGHLY
DEPENDENT ON THE EXACT TRACK OF THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. AS COLDER
AIR MOVES IN BEHIND THE LOW...PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL
SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING.

OHZ026-034-035-042>046-311000-
/O.NEW.KILN.WS.A.0002.150201T0500Z-150202T1200Z/
HARDIN-MERCER-AUGLAIZE-DARKE-SHELBY-LOGAN-UNION OH-DELAWARE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...CELINA...WAPAKONETA...
GREENVILLE...SIDNEY...BELLEFONTAINE...MARYSVILLE...DELAWARE
300 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR
SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT
TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS. STAY TUNED TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF INFORMATION FOR THE
LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ILN AS WELL AS ON OUR FACEBOOK AND TWITTER PAGES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
300 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...

.A DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OHIO
VALLEY ON SUNDAY. AHEAD OF THIS...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
REGION SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. WARMER AIR WILL BE
PULLED UP AHEAD OF THE LOW ON SUNDAY AND THIS WILL ALLOW FOR SOME
RAIN TO MIX WITH THE SNOW...PRIMARILY SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 70
CORRIDOR. BECAUSE OF THIS...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE HIGHLY
DEPENDENT ON THE EXACT TRACK OF THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. AS COLDER
AIR MOVES IN BEHIND THE LOW...PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL
SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING.

INZ050-058-059-OHZ051>056-060>062-311000-
/O.NEW.KILN.WS.A.0002.150201T0500Z-150202T1200Z/
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-MIAMI-CHAMPAIGN-CLARK-MADISON-
FRANKLIN OH-LICKING-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-GREENE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RICHMOND...CONNERSVILLE...LIBERTY...
PIQUA...URBANA...SPRINGFIELD...LONDON...COLUMBUS...NEWARK...
EATON...DAYTON...XENIA
300 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 7 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO
  SUNDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW MAY MIX WITH RAIN AT TIMES ON SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR
SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT
TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS. STAY TUNED TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF INFORMATION FOR THE
LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ILN AS WELL AS ON OUR FACEBOOK AND TWITTER PAGES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
223 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW OF SEVERAL INCHES LIKELY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SNOW ACROSS
THE AREA DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS SUNDAY...WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO
FALL INTO MONDAY MORNING. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
POSSIBLE. THERE REMAINS SOME UNCERTAINTY IN THE TRACK OF THIS
STORM...WHICH WILL AFFECT WHERE THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED.


OHZ003-006>010-017>019-027>030-036-037-047-310330-
/O.NEW.KCLE.WS.A.0002.150201T0600Z-150202T1700Z/
LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-SANDUSKY-ERIE OH-LORAIN-HANCOCK-SENECA-HURON-
WYANDOT-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-ASHLAND-MARION-MORROW-KNOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOLEDO...BOWLING GREEN...PORT CLINTON...
FREMONT...SANDUSKY...LORAIN...FINDLAY...TIFFIN...NORWALK...
UPPER SANDUSKY...CAREY...BUCYRUS...MANSFIELD...ASHLAND...MARION...
MOUNT GILEAD...MOUNT VERNON
223 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED AREAS OF A
  FOOT OR MORE POSSIBLE.

* SNOW BEGINNING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE AREA LATE SATURDAY
  NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL DURING
  THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

* SNOW ENDING...THE STORM WILL MOVE EAST MONDAY MORNING WITH THE
  SNOW ENDING BEFORE MIDDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST DURING THE DAY SUNDAY GRADUALLY
  INCREASING FROM 10 TO 20 MPH...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL RESULT IN BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
  REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW ACCUMULATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THAT HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE. IF YOU
ARE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA...REMAIN ALERT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING
WEATHER CONDITIONS. STAY TUNED TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OR
THE LOCAL NEWS MEDIA FOR THE LATEST UPDATES AND POSSIBLE
WARNINGS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
157 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN...

MIZ075-076-082-083-310300-
/O.NEW.KDTX.WS.A.0001.150201T0600Z-150202T0900Z/
WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT...ADRIAN...MONROE
157 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOW...BEGINNING LATE SATURDAY
   NIGHT AND PERSISTING UNTIL AFTER MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT.

 * POTENTIAL ACCUMULATIONS GREATER THAN 6 INCHES...WITH THE
   POTENTIAL TO AROUND 8 INCHES NEAR THE OHIO BORDER.

 * LOCALIZED BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
   NIGHT.


IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY RESULTING IN
   HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
   SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
   THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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

&&

$$

MANN

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1135 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-
005-015-016-024-025-310200-
/O.NEW.KIWX.WS.A.0002.150201T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-
STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-
WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-WELLS-ADAMS-GRANT-BLACKFORD-
JAY-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-
FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
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...MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...
MONON...LOGANSPORT...ROYAL CENTER...PERU...GRISSOM AFB...MEXICO...
WABASH...NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...ROANOKE...BLUFFTON...
OSSIAN...DECATUR...BERNE...MARION...GAS CITY...UPLAND...
HARTFORD CITY...MONTPELIER...PORTLAND...DUNKIRK...NILES...
BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...
MARCELLUS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...WHITE PIGEON...MENDON...
COLDWATER...BRONSON...HILLSDALE...LITCHFIELD...JONESVILLE...
BRYAN...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...FAYETTE...SWANTON...DEFIANCE...
SHERWOOD...HICKSVILLE...NAPOLEON...DESHLER...LIBERTY CENTER...
PAULDING...ANTWERP...MELROSE...OTTAWA...PANDORA...KALIDA...
FORT JENNINGS...VAN WERT...DELPHOS...OHIO CITY...LIMA...
SPENCERVILLE
1135 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 /1035 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015/

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * HEAVY SNOW...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
   EVENING

CONFIDENCE...

 * CONFIDENCE IS MEDIUM TO HIGH THAT HEAVY SNOW WILL OCCUR...
   HOWEVER THERE IS LOWER CONFIDENCE IN EXACT AMOUNTS AND THE
   EXACT LOCATION OF THE HEAVIEST SNOW

IMPACTS...

 * SNOW COVERED ROADS WITH VERY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS

 * BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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