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Winter Storm Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
955 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MIZ037-043-056-064-071-101100-
/O.CON.KGRR.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
MASON-OCEANA-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...HART...JENISON...HOLLAND...
SOUTH HAVEN
955 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW SHOWERS WILL WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. THE BANDS OF SNOW
   WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

 * SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES...WITH SNOW RATES IN EXCESS OF AN
   INCH PER HOUR POSSIBLE.

 * WINDS FROM THE NORTHWEST OCCASIONALLY GUSTING TO 35 MPH...
   PRODUCING PERIODS OF NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY TONIGHT THROUGH
   WEDNESDAY MORNING.

 * THIS WILL BE A PROLONGED SNOW EVENT...THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
   6 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW WILL OCCUR BY THURSDAY MORNING.
   LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * TRAVEL THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING BE SLOW AND HAZARDOUS. THIS
   INCLUDES PORTIONS OF INTERSTATES 94 AND 196 ALONG WITH ROUTE
   31. AN INCREASED RISK FOR MULTIPLE VEHICLE PILEUPS WILL EXIST.

 * ROAD SALT WILL BECOME LESS EFFECTIVE INTO TONIGHT AS
   TEMPERATURES DROP INTO THE TEENS. THE COLD AIR WILL CONTINUE
   OVER THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
   TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON THE CONDITIONS... AND TO TAKE IT
   SLOW IN ICE AND SNOW.

 * WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER AND HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/5OG.

&&

$$


Lake Effect Snow Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
940 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT AND THEN GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO PURE
LAKE EFFECT SNOW BY WEDNESDAY EVENING ACROSS THE SNOWBELT OF
NORTHEAST OHIO AND NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
WILL SHIFT UP THE LAKE SHORE BY THURSDAY NIGHT.

OHZ013-014-PAZ002-003-101045-
/O.CON.KCLE.LE.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHARDON...JEFFERSON...EDINBORO...
MEADVILLE
940 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 16 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY WILL TRANSITION TO
  LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS THROUGH WEDNESDAY AND
  CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING
  HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...WILL SLOWLY FALL THROUGH THE 20S REACHING 8 TO
  12 DEGREES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO DRY WEATHER JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO
FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
955 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MIZ038-050-072-101100-
/O.CON.KGRR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
LAKE-MUSKEGON-KALAMAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BALDWIN...MUSKEGON...KALAMAZOO
955 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

*  SNOW SHOWERS WILL WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. THE BANDS OF SNOW
   WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

 * SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

 * THIS WILL BE A PROLONGED SNOW EVENT...THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
   6 OR MORE INCHES OF SNOW WILL OCCUR BY THURSDAY MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * TRAVEL THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING BE SLOW AND HAZARDOUS. AN
   INCREASED RISK FOR MULTIPLE VEHICLE PILEUPS WILL EXIST.

 * ROAD SALT WILL BECOME LESS EFFECTIVE INTO TONIGHT AS
   TEMPERATURES DROP INTO THE TEENS. THE COLD AIR WILL CONTINUE
   OVER THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
   TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON THE CONDITIONS... AND TO TAKE IT
   SLOW IN ICE AND SNOW.

 * WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER AND HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/5OG.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
759 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

INZ003>005-MIZ077>079-100930-
/O.CON.KIWX.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...NEW CARLISLE...WALKERTON...ELKHART...GOSHEN...
NAPPANEE...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...
DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...MARCELLUS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...
WHITE PIGEON...MENDON
759 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 /659 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
/9 AM CST/ THURSDAY...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY LATE
   EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

 * HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
   AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR IN THE
   STRONGEST SNOWBANDS WITH SUDDEN REDUCTION IN VISIBILITIES TO
   NEAR ZERO AT TIMES. THE MORNING COMMUTE ON WEDNESDAY MAY BE
   ADVERSELY AFFECTED BY BANDS OF HEAVIER LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS
   AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

 * BLOWING AND MINOR DRIFTING OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND
   WEDNESDAY.

 * WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE
   ZERO TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

 * MULTIPLE DAY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE HIGHLY VARIABLE.
   HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE IN BERRIEN AND CASS COUNTIES IN
   MICHIGAN... AND NORTHEAST LAPORTE AND NORTHERN SAINT JOSEPH
   COUNTIES IN INDIANA WITH 6 TO 12 INCHES OF STORM TOTAL
   ACCUMULATION EXPECTED BY LATE THURSDAY MORNING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED... SLICK AND HAZARDOUS FOR A LONG
   DURATION. IN ADDITION... LOW VISIBILITIES IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW
   BANDS WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL WITHIN
   THE ADVISORY AREA. SOME MAJOR ROADS THAT WILL BE IMPACTED
   INCLUDE I94... THE INDIANA TOLL ROAD... AND ROUTES 31... 20...
    AND 6.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY
IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$


Lake Effect Snow Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
940 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT AND THEN GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO PURE
LAKE EFFECT SNOW BY WEDNESDAY EVENING ACROSS THE SNOWBELT OF
NORTHEAST OHIO AND NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW
WILL SHIFT UP THE LAKE SHORE BY THURSDAY NIGHT.

OHZ012-089-PAZ001-101045-
/O.CON.KCLE.LE.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
LAKE-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENTOR...ASHTABULA...ERIE
940 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY WILL TRANSITION TO
  LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS THROUGH WEDNESDAY AND
  CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DURING
  HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...WILL SLOWLY FALL THROUGH THE 20S REACHING 8 TO
  12 DEGREES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW THE WEATHER CAN VARY FROM LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
IN NARROW BANDS TO DRY WEATHER JUST A FEW MILES AWAY. IF YOU WILL
BE TRAVELING ACROSS THE REGION BE PREPARED FOR RAPID CHANGES IN
ROAD AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO
FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1147 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.A large upper low will continue to provide a feed of arctic air
into the Great Lakes Region this week. In addition, snow showers will
be possible each day with some heavy snow within 30 miles of Lake
Michigan. As snowfall is the main form of precipitation, temperatures
will not support runoff. The main concern going through the next week
will be ice build up on streams and rivers. High river levels and
possible icing could result in fluctuations over the next several
days. Residents living near streams and rivers are encouraged to keep
up with the latest river forecasts as they are updated. The following
forecast is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are
forecast to exceed bankfull.  If you are in the advisory area remain
alert to possible flooding... or the possibility of the advisory
being upgraded to a warning. Report observed flooding to local
emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this
information on to the National Weather Service.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio for further information.


&&

MIC037-101847-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160213T0600Z/
/MRPM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1147 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until late Friday night.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in
  low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$

jam


Heavy Freezing Spray Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN HIGH WAVES AND FREEZING
SPRAY...

.A NEARLY STATIONARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN LAKE HURON WILL
FINALLY RELEASE EASTWARD...REACHING LAKE ONTARIO OVERNIGHT. AS THE LOW
MOVES FURTHER EAST...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY ACROSS THE REGION
WITH A SURGE OF ARCTIC AIR ADVANCING IN. THIS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED
WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY WITH WAVES HEIGHTS BUILDING ALONG THE
SHORELINE OF THE THUMB. A LONG DURATION SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES
FOR THESE WINDS AND WAVES. IN ADDITION...THE ELEVATED WINDS AND SNOW
BANDS WILL ENCOURAGE SNOW SQUALLS OVER THE EASTERN LAKES. CONDITIONS
WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY MORE FAVORABLE FOR FREEZING SPRAY ON
WEDNESDAY...AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT THUS A HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY HEADLINE HAS BEEN ISSUED. THE WIND WILL DIMINISH LATER
THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY WHILE ARCTIC AIR MAINTAINS A HOLD ON THE REGION
INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

LHZ441>443-100930-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
/O.CON.KDTX.UP.W.0002.160211T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* EXPECT HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TO OCCUR FROM 7 PM WEDNESDAY TO 7
  AM EST THURSDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 24 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 31 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  6 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 8 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 12 AM EST
  THURSDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 2 AM EST
  THURSDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN HIGH WAVES AND FREEZING
SPRAY...

.A NEARLY STATIONARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN LAKE HURON WILL
FINALLY RELEASE EASTWARD...REACHING LAKE ONTARIO OVERNIGHT. AS THE LOW
MOVES FURTHER EAST...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY ACROSS THE REGION
WITH A SURGE OF ARCTIC AIR ADVANCING IN. THIS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED
WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY WITH WAVES HEIGHTS BUILDING ALONG THE
SHORELINE OF THE THUMB. A LONG DURATION SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES
FOR THESE WINDS AND WAVES. IN ADDITION...THE ELEVATED WINDS AND SNOW
BANDS WILL ENCOURAGE SNOW SQUALLS OVER THE EASTERN LAKES. CONDITIONS
WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY MORE FAVORABLE FOR FREEZING SPRAY ON
WEDNESDAY...AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT THUS A HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY HEADLINE HAS BEEN ISSUED. THE WIND WILL DIMINISH LATER
THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY WHILE ARCTIC AIR MAINTAINS A HOLD ON THE REGION
INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

LHZ362-363-462>464-100930-
/O.CON.KDTX.UP.W.0002.160211T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* EXPECT HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TO OCCUR FROM 7 PM WEDNESDAY TO 7
  AM EST THURSDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

&&

$$

RK


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN HIGH WAVES AND FREEZING
SPRAY...

.A NEARLY STATIONARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN LAKE HURON WILL
FINALLY RELEASE EASTWARD...REACHING LAKE ONTARIO OVERNIGHT. AS THE LOW
MOVES FURTHER EAST...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY ACROSS THE REGION
WITH A SURGE OF ARCTIC AIR ADVANCING IN. THIS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED
WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY WITH WAVES HEIGHTS BUILDING ALONG THE
SHORELINE OF THE THUMB. A LONG DURATION SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES
FOR THESE WINDS AND WAVES. IN ADDITION...THE ELEVATED WINDS AND SNOW
BANDS WILL ENCOURAGE SNOW SQUALLS OVER THE EASTERN LAKES. CONDITIONS
WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY MORE FAVORABLE FOR FREEZING SPRAY ON
WEDNESDAY...AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT THUS A HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY HEADLINE HAS BEEN ISSUED. THE WIND WILL DIMINISH LATER
THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY WHILE ARCTIC AIR MAINTAINS A HOLD ON THE REGION
INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

LHZ441>443-100930-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160211T2100Z/
/O.CON.KDTX.UP.W.0002.160211T0000Z-160211T1200Z/
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
353 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

* EXPECT HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TO OCCUR FROM 7 PM WEDNESDAY TO 7
  AM EST THURSDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 24 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 31 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  6 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 8 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 12 AM EST
  THURSDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 2 AM EST
  THURSDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1248 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

INZ004-005-MIZ077-078-100645-
ST. JOSEPH-ELKHART-BERRIEN-CASS-
1248 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...MODERATE TO LOCALLY LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL AFFECT
NORTHEASTERN ST. JOSEPH...ELKHART... SOUTHEASTERN BERRIEN AND
SOUTHERN CASS COUNTIES...

AT 1243 AM EST...A INTENSE BAND OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WAS
LOCATED FROM NEAR BRIDGMAN SOUTHEAST TO NILES AND WEST OF SIMONTON
LAKE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ELKHART...MISHAWAKA...GOSHEN...NILES...BUCHANAN...GEORGETOWN...
SIMONTON LAKE...DUNLAP...GRANGER...FAIR PLAIN...MIDDLEBURY...
OSCEOLA...BRIDGMAN...BERRIEN SPRINGS...BRISTOL...EDWARDSBURG...
STEVENSVILLE...MILLERSBURG...ROSELAND AND SHOREWOOD-TOWER
HILLS-HARBERT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 80 IN INDIANA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 77 AND 108.
 INTERSTATE 94 IN MICHIGAN BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 12 AND 27.

THIS BAND WAS SLOWLY DROPPING SOUTH AND WILL LIKELY SETTLE
ACROSSSOUTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF BERRIEN COUNTY INTO NORTHERN ST.
JOSEPH COUNTY INDIANA ALONG THE INDIANA TOLL ROAD AFTER 1 AM EST.
MOTORISTS WILL ENCOUNTER RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITIES AND
HAZARDOUSDRIVING CONDITION DRIVING NEAR AND THROUGH THIS BAND.

USE EXTRA CAUTION IF YOU MUST TRAVEL INTO OR THROUGH THIS DANGEROUS
SNOW SQUALL. RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY AND POTENTIALLY SLICK ROADS
ARE LIKELY TO LEAD TO ACCIDENTS. CONSIDER DELAYING TRAVEL UNTIL THE
SQUALL PASSES YOUR LOCATION.

&&

LAT...LON 4180 8576 4178 8579 4176 8578 4176 8566
      4146 8566 4188 8661 4208 8649
TIME...MOT...LOC 0538Z 309DEG 28KT 4194 8640
$$

FISHER


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1039 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-
042-101200-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-CHIPPEWA-
MACKINAC-EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-PRESQUE ISLE-CHARLEVOIX-LEELANAU-ANTRIM-
OTSEGO-MONTMORENCY-ALPENA-BENZIE-GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-CRAWFORD-
OSCODA-ALCONA-MANISTEE-WEXFORD-MISSAUKEE-ROSCOMMON-OGEMAW-IOSCO-
GLADWIN-ARENAC-
1039 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...
EASTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...AND ADJACENT NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN...LAKE HURON AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT IN THE LAKE
MICHIGAN SNOW BELTS...NEAR AND SOUTH OF GRAND TRAVERSE BAY.
SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS ALSO EXPECTED. SEE ONGOING
WINTER STORM WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

ACCUMULATING LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT OVER NORTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...ESPECIALLY NEAR
AND SOUTH OF GRAND TRAVERSE BAY. SUBSTANTIAL BLOWING AND DRIFTING
SNOW IS ALSO EXPECTED. SEE ONGOING WINTER STORM WARNINGS
AND ADVISORIES FOR DETAILS.

COLD AIR WILL BE IN PLACE WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE COLDEST
WEATHER IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY...WITH SINGLE DIGIT HIGH
TEMPERATURES. SUB-ZERO WIND CHILLS WILL BE COMMON.

COLD TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK MAY LEAD TO ICE
JAMMING ON AREA RIVERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AT ANY TIME.
REPORTS MAY BE MADE IN ANY OF THESE THREE WAYS:

ONLINE:   WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

FACEBOOK: FACEBOOK.COM/NWSGAYLORD

TWITTER:  TWITTER.COM/NWSGAYLORD

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

AJS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
907 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-110215-
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND 5NM
OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
907 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE ERIE...LAKE
HURON AND LAKE ST CLAIR.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT. SEE THE FORECAST FOR DETAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNINGS ARE IN
EFFECT. SEE THE FORECAST FOR DETAIL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DETROIT (ALL LOWER CASE).

MR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
555 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

OHZ012-089-PAZ001-102300-
LAKE-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-
555 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THURSDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

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

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
555 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

OHZ013-014-PAZ002-003-102300-
GEAUGA-ASHTABULA INLAND-SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
555 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THURSDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

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

   LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
546 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-101100-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
546 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY TODAY AND
BECOME HEAVY TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
TONIGHT TOWARD LAKE MICHIGAN DUE TO WHITEOUTS IN THE HEAVIER SNOW
BANDS AND SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS WITH TEMPERATURES
FALLING INTO THE TEENS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS WILL CONTINUE WEDNESDAY...WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND INTO THURSDAY MORNING TOWARDS LAKE MICHIGAN. TRAVEL WILL
CONTINUE TO BE AFFECTED BY LIMITED VISIBILITY...BLOWING SNOW AND
SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PORTIONS OF THE LAKESHORE COULD SEE 6 TO
AS MUCH AS 12 INCHES OF SNOW IN SPOTS BY MIDDAY THURSDAY.

COLD AIR WILL INFILTRATE THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE
TEENS AND WIND CHILL VALUES AROUND ZERO. EVEN COLDER AIR IS
EXPECTED FRIDAY NIGHT INTO THE WEEKEND WITH WIND CHILL READINGS
DROPPING TOWARDS 15 BELOW.

ICE JAMS ON AREA RIVERS MAY BECOME AN ISSUE FROM WEDNESDAY INTO
THE WEEKEND AS COLD AIR REMAINS IN PLACE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
533 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

INZ003>005-MIZ077>079-101130-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...ELKHART...GOSHEN...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...
BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS
533 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 /433 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW SHOWERS AND TEMPERATURES BELOW FREEZING MAY RESULT IN SLICK
SPOTS ON ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

MORE INTENSE LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND PERSIST OVERNIGHT. SEE INDWSWIWX FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A SIGNIFICANT...LONG DURATION LAKE EFFECT SNOW EVENT WILL CAUSE
HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS FROM WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AND SNOW DEPTH.

&&

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
533 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

INZ006>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ080-081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
015-016-024-025-101130-
LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-
KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-
WELLS-ADAMS-GRANT-BLACKFORD-JAY-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-
DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...ANGOLA...
KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...AUBURN...GARRETT...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...
WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...ROCHESTER...WARSAW...
WINONA LAKE...COLUMBIA CITY...SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...
MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...PERU...WABASH...
NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...DECATUR...
BERNE...MARION...HARTFORD CITY...MONTPELIER...PORTLAND...COLDWATER...
HILLSDALE...BRYAN...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...DEFIANCE...NAPOLEON...
PAULDING...ANTWERP...OTTAWA...PANDORA...VAN WERT...DELPHOS...LIMA
533 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 /433 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OHIO...
NORTHERN INDIANA AND SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW SHOWERS AND TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW FREEZING MAY RESULT IN
SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
PRIMARILY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS AND SLICK SPOTS ON ROADS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AND SNOW DEPTH.

&&

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
100 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MIZ041-100800-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
100 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.NOW...
AT  2 AM...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 19.
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  4 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 17.
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  6 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  8 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 14.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
100 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MIZ042-100800-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
100 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.NOW...
AT  2 AM...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 20.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  4 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  6 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  8 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 15.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

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