Significant Lake Effect Snow Possible near Lake Superior for the End of the Work Week

000 WWUS83 KMQT 201241 SPSMQT SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI 841 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 MIZ001-003-201600- KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK 841 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 ...LOCALLY DENSE FOG TO AFFECT THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA THIS MORNING... SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND MOIST AIR FLOWING OFF LAKE SUPERIOR HAS PRODUCED FOG THAT IS REDUCING VISIBILITIES FROM A QUARTER MILE TO ONE MILE OVER THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA THIS MORNING. THESE LOWER VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN...BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON AS SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN...ALLOW PLENTY OF BREAKING DISTANCE FOR CARS AND OBJECTS AHEAD OF THEM...AND USE THEIR LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS IF TRAVELING THIS MORNING. $$ SRF



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