Alger County, Michigan
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Winter Weather Advisory
Alger-Luce-Southern Schoolcraft-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
Manistique, and Seney
425 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017


The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow and freezing drizzle, which is in
effect from 7 AM Friday to 7 PM EST Saturday.


* Expect snow to develop around 7 AM Friday and linger through
the morning hours. The snow will then mix in with freezing
drizzle during the afternoon and evening hours on Friday.
Additional snow is expected on Saturday, along with blowing

* The heaviest snowfall rates will occur between 7 AM and 1 PM
Friday, and minor ice accumulation will occur after 1PM

* Wind gusts will increase on Saturday to around 30 MPH causing
blowing and drifting snow, especially near Lake Superior.

* Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches and ice accumulations
of two tenths of an inch are expected Friday through the day
on Saturday.


* The wet and heavy snow will make roads slick and snow covered
on Friday.

* The combination of snow and ice will result in difficult travel
Friday afternoon through Saturday.

* Blowing and drifting snow will cause reduced visibilities and
make for difficult travel on Saturday.


* A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet, or
freezing drizzle will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared
for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution
while driving.

* Prepare, plan, and stay informed. Visit


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