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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
200 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SNOW WILL SPREAD NORTHEAST INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY. THE SNOW WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST
SUNDAY NIGHT.

OHZ013-014-020>023-031>033-038-089-PAZ001>003-010300-
/O.UPG.KCLE.WS.A.0003.150301T0900Z-150302T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KCLE.WW.Y.0014.150301T0900Z-150302T1200Z/
GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-MEDINA-SUMMIT-PORTAGE-TRUMBULL-WAYNE-
STARK-MAHONING-HOLMES-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-
SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHARDON...JEFFERSON...MEDINA...AKRON...
RAVENNA...WARREN...WOOSTER...CANTON...YOUNGSTOWN...MILLERSBURG...
ASHTABULA...ERIE...EDINBORO...MEADVILLE
200 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY
TO 7 AM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES...LOCALLY HIGHER NEAR AND
  SOUTH OF A LINE FROM MILLERSBURG TO CORRY

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA LATE TONIGHT
  AND THEN CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE TO EARLY
  AFTERNOON WITH ANOTHER INCREASE OF SNOW RATES POSSIBLE DURING
  THE EVENING.

* SNOW ENDING...GRADUALLY END FROM WEST TO EAST SUNDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT DURING THIS EVENT.
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO REDUCED
  VISIBILITY FROM THE SNOW AND SNOW ACCUMULATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDING LIGHT SNOW, BLOWING SNOW,
SLEET, FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE
SIGNIFICANT, THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
IS NOT ANTICIPATED. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER
DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
332 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>025-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-015-
010000-
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-BERRIEN-CASS MI-
ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-
PAULDING-
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...NILES...
BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...
MARCELLUS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...WHITE PIGEON...MENDON...
COLDWATER...BRONSON...HILLSDALE...LITCHFIELD...JONESVILLE...
BRYAN...MONTPELIER...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...FAYETTE...SWANTON...
DEFIANCE...SHERWOOD...HICKSVILLE...NAPOLEON...DESHLER...
LIBERTY CENTER...PAULDING...ANTWERP...MELROSE
328 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015 /228 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015/

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED IN THE AREA TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD THE AREA FROM WEST TO EAST THIS
EVENING... AND THEN CONTINUE AT TIMES LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. BY
SUNDAY EVENING... NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE
FROM AN INCH OR LESS OVER SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN... TO 3 TO 4 INCHES
ALONG THE ROUTE 24 CORRIDOR... INCLUDING MONTICELLO... FORT
WAYNE... AND DEFIANCE. AREAS FARTHER SOUTHEAST INCLUDING MARION...
PORTLAND... VAN WERT... AND LIMA ARE EXPECTED TO RECEIVE HEAVIER
ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES. THE SNOW WILL LIKELY CAUSE SLICK
ROADS ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY... ESPECIALLY
ACROSS NORTHERN INDIANA AND NORTHWEST OHIO.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
353 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

OHZ013-014-020>023-031>033-038-089-PAZ001>003-012100-
GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-MEDINA-SUMMIT-PORTAGE-TRUMBULL-WAYNE-STARK-
MAHONING-HOLMES-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-
CRAWFORD PA-
353 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST OHIO AND NORTHWEST
PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
REGION ON TUESDAY. PRECIPITATION MAY START AS SNOW OR FREEZING
RAIN BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL RAIN DURING THE AFTERNOON. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL WILL THEN BE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
245 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-011945-
ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
245 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MICHIGAN AFTER MIDNIGHT AS A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MIGRATES
ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH 7AM SUNDAY ARE
FORECAST TO RANGE FROM NEAR 1 INCH ALONG THE M59 CORRIDOR TO 2
INCHES NEAR THE OHIO BORDER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

UP TO AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 94 YIELDING TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH
THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE OHIO BORDER.

AN APPROACHING STORM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION TO THE
AREA ON TUESDAY. PRECIPITATION TYPE WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BEFORE
TRANSITIONING TO SLEET...FREEZING RAIN...AND POSSIBLY RAIN OR
DRIZZLE. LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
742 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

LMZ844>849-MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-
010845-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-MASON-LAKE-
OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-MONTCALM-
GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-
VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
742 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW MAY MAKE ROADS SLICK LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ON SUNDAY COULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY TRAVEL.
THE HIGHEST SNOW TOTALS WILL BE ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 94.

A HAZARDOUS MIXTURE OF SNOW... SLEET... AND FREEZING RAIN IS
EXPECTED LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

MEADE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
532 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

INZ003>009-012-014-016-LMZ043-046-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
011045-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-STARKE-
MARSHALL-KOSCIUSKO-NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-
BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...ELKHART...GOSHEN...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...ANGOLA...
KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...AUBURN...GARRETT...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...
PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...WARSAW...WINONA LAKE...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...
ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...STURGIS...
THREE RIVERS...COLDWATER...HILLSDALE...BRYAN...MONTPELIER...
WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...DEFIANCE...NAPOLEON
532 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015 /432 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN...NORTHERN INDIANA...NORTHWEST OHIO AND THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF SOUTHEASTERN LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS AROUND AN INCH ARE
POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE ON SUNDAY AND DIMINISH LATE IN THE DAY. TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

ANOTHER STRONG STORM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE REGION TUESDAY.
THERE IS STILL A GREAT DEAL OF UNCERTAINTY WITH THIS SYSTEM BUT A
PERIOD OF SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN STILL LOOKS POSSIBLE
TUESDAY MORNING AS PRECIPITATION BEGINS. TEMPERATURES ARE THEN
EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FREEZING IN THE AFTERNOON WITH JUST RAIN
FALLING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN ONE HALF AND ONE INCH COULD FALL
BY TUESDAY NIGHT. THIS MAY LEAD TO FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS AS
WELL AS ICE JAMS AND FLOODING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS.

THE TRACK OF THIS STORM SYSTEM TUESDAY REMAINS UNCERTAIN SO THE
FORECAST MAY CHANGE. CONTINUE TO MONITOR FUTURE FORECASTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER REPORTS OF SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE APPRECIATED SUNDAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

MIZ041-282300-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
400 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 19. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  7 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 14. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  9 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 6 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 2 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

MIZ042-282300-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
400 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 18. SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  7 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 13. SOUTH WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 6 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 1 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

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