HOUGHTON County, Michigan
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Lake Effect Snow Advisory
MIZ001-003-240530-
/O.NEW.KMQT.LE.Y.0015.141124T1200Z-141125T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
346 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM
EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW MONDAY MORNING AS COLDER AIR QUICKLY
MOVES INTO THE AREA. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE MODERATE TO HEAVY AT
TIMES THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* LOOK FOR STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES...WITH
THE GREATEST AMOUNTS OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN FROM TWIN LAKES TO
CALUMET AND DELAWARE.

* NORTH WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH WILL ALSO PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW.

IMPACTS...

* THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS.

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

&&

$$

Lakeshore Flood Advisory
MIZ001-003-005>007-241100-
/O.NEW.KMQT.LS.Y.0003.141124T1600Z-141125T1100Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES...ALONG LAKE SUPERIOR...MCCARTY COVE...
SOUTH BEACH...AND ALONG LAKEWOOD LANE...NEAR AU TRAIN BAY...
AND ALONG PICTURED ROCKS
652 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM
EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM EST
TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED ON
MONDAY AND MONDAY EVENING NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. GUSTS MAY REACH 50
MPH.

* WAVES...THE STRONG WINDS WILL BUILD WAVES UP TO 13 TO 18 FEET MONDAY
AFTERNOON AND MONDAY EVENING. THE HIGHEST WAVES ARE EXPECTED ALONG
THE WESTERN SHORE OF THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO
MONDAY EVENING...AND ALONG THE SHORE FROM BIG BAY AND MARQUETTE
EAST TO MUNISING...GRAND MARAIS AND CRISP POINT MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES
WILL SUBSIDE TO LESS THAN 10 FEET LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WAVES THIS HIGH ALONG WITH WATER LEVELS ABOVE NORMAL FOR
THIS TIME OF YEAR WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION AND POSSIBLE FLOODING
OF PRONE LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG THE SHORELINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS WILL
GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

&&

$$

Special Weather Statement
MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-232200-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...L'ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...
NEWBERRY...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN...MENOMINEE...
ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE...KENTON...SIDNAW...SENEY
418 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014 /318 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014/

...RAIN TONIGHT FOLLOWED BY A QUICK TRANSITION TO SNOW WITH MODERATE
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

A QUICKLY DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE UPPER
GREAT LAKES TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION WILL FALL AS
RAIN ACROSS ALL OF UPPER MICHIGAN THIS EVENING...WITH THE HEAVIEST
RAINFALL OVER THE EAST HALF OF UPPER MICHIGAN. AS THE LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM PASSES NEAR THE STRAITS OF MACKINAC EARLY MONDAY MORNING...COLD
AIR WILL FILTER ACROSS WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN AND TRANSITION THE RAIN
TO SNOW. SNOW IS EXPECTED AT IRONWOOD AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...AT
IRON MOUNTAIN AND MARQUETTE BY LATE MONDAY MORNING...AND AT NEWBERRY
BY LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON. ONCE THE SNOW BEGINS IT WILL BE VERY WET
AND FALL MODERATELY AT TIMES...CREATING SLUSHY CONDITIONS ON AREA
ROADWAYS. THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING COMMUTE ON MONDAY WILL LIKELY BE
AFFECTED. ADDITIONALLY...STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO MONDAY EVENING
RESULTING IN BLOWING SNOW AND LAKE ENHANCED SNOW NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY
MORNING. AT THIS TIME...TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS ON MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF UPPER MICHIGAN WITH
HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER MUCH OF WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN
DUE TO LAKE ENHANCED SNOW.

STAY TUNED FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE ADVISORIES OR WARNINGS
FOR THIS INCOMING WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM.

$$

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