Houghton County, Michigan
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Lake Effect Snow Advisory
MIZ084-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENTON...SIDNAW
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY
TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AS WINDS TURN OUT OF
THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY. THE
HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THURSDAY.

* A FEW INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND
NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 15 INCHES. THE MOST SNOW IS EXPECTED
CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

* ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY WITH REDUCED
VISIBILITIES.

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

&&

$$

Lake Effect Snow Warning
MIZ001-003-080115-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
1206 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

* HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL SLOWLY EXPAND ACROSS THE KEWEENAW
PENINSULA BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. MODERATE LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS
THEN EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY AS WINDS TURN OUT OF THE
NORTHWEST.

* WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH THROUGH
THURSDAY WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
SATURDAY.

* 4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM REDRIDGE TO CALUMET TO COPPER
HARBOR. SOUTH OF THAT LINE...EXPECT 1 TO 4 INCHES THROUGH LATE
THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING ANOTHER 6 TO 12 INCHES
OF SNOW TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER
TERRAIN INCLUDING TWIN LAKES...PAINESDALE...AND CALUMET. A FEW
MORE INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT
FROM THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 FEET.

IMPACTS...

* ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

* MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS
OR IMPOSSIBLE.

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

&&

$$

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