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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
329 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION EXPECTED IN THE SNOWBELT OF
NORTHWEST VILAS COUNTY...

.COLD AIR CROSSING THE RELATIVELY WARM WATERS OF LAKE SUPERIOR
WILL RESULT IN PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS VILAS COUNTY FROM
LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MID-DAY FRIDAY. THE SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE
HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE SNOWBELT OF NORTHWEST VILAS COUNTY...WHERE
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED.

WIZ005-071700-
/O.NEW.KGRB.WS.W.0003.161208T0900Z-161209T1800Z/
VILAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE RIVER...LAC DU FLAMBEAU
329 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO NOON CST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE-EFFECT SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO NOON CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TODAY
  INTO TONIGHT. HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS WILL EXPECT FLUFFY SNOW TO
  DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT. PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS...HEAVY AT
  TIMES...WILL CONTINUE TO MID-DAY FRIDAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  DURING THE DAY ON THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 8
  TO 12 INCHES IN THE SNOWBELT OF NORTHWEST VILAS COUNTY...TO 2 TO
  4 INCHES IN THE EAGLE RIVER AREA.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW WILL LEAD TO DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE-EFFECT SNOW MEANS SEVERE
WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU TRAVEL...BE SURE TO
HAVE A WORKING FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN
CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. THE LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE
OBTAINED BY CALLING 511.

&&

$$

SKOWRONSKI

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
358 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

MIZ037-038-043-056-064-071-072-071700-
/O.UPG.KGRR.WS.A.0004.161208T0500Z-161209T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KGRR.WS.W.0008.161208T0500Z-161209T2100Z/
MASON-LAKE-OCEANA-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...HART...
GRAND HAVEN...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN...KALAMAZOO
358 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 4 PM
EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 4 PM
EST FRIDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * SNOW SHOWERS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY AFTER
   MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

 * SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE BY FRIDAY
   EVENING.

 * GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WILL PRODUCE
   BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

 * THE HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW BANDS WILL CAUSE ABRUPT CHANGES IN
   VISIBILITY WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY FOR THE THURSDAY
   MORNING COMMUTE AND LAST THROUGH FRIDAY.

 * COMMUTE TIMES TO DESTINATIONS WILL BECOME LONGER THAN NORMAL.

 * VISIBILITIES COULD DROP TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES UNDER THE
   HEAVIER BANDS AND IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
350 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

MIZ020-021-025>027-031-032-071700-
/O.UPG.KAPX.WS.A.0007.161208T0500Z-161209T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KAPX.WS.W.0013.161208T0500Z-161209T2000Z/
LEELANAU-ANTRIM-BENZIE-GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-MANISTEE-WEXFORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTHPORT...MANCELONA...FRANKFORT...
TRAVERSE CITY...KALKASKA...MANISTEE...CADILLAC
350 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM
EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM EST
FRIDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO INTENSIFY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT WITH
  ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR THURSDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES DUE TO
  BLOWING SNOW.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY DURING THE
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY MORNING COMMUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS...GO TO THE MDOT
WEBSITE AT MICHIGAN.GOV.

$$


Lake Effect Snow Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
313 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...LOCALLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW LIKELY STARTING LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT ACROSS THE SOUTH SHORE...

.SIGNIFICANT SNOW AMOUNTS COULD FALL DUE TO THE CONTRIBUTION FROM
LAKE SUPERIOR. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY. THE SNOW WILL COME DOWN HARD AT TIMES...
ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE BAYFIELD PENINSULA AND
ALONG THE GOGEBIC RANGE OF IRON COUNTY. MORE THAN 6 INCHES OF SNOW
IS POSSIBLE IN THOSE AREAS...BUT A FOOT OR MORE WILL BE POSSIBLE
ALONG PORTIONS OF THE GOGEBIC RANGE.

WIZ004-071915-
/O.UPG.KDLH.LE.A.0001.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDLH.LE.W.0002.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURLEY
313 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 AM CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM
CST SATURDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...HIGHEST SNOW TOTALS WILL BE ALONG THE GOGEBIC
  RANGE OF NORTHERN IRON COUNTY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
  AND CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE MANY ROADS IMPASSABLE AND MAY
  PRODUCE WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES DUE TO THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW
  ON TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR THE STORM. STOCK UP ON MEDICINES...
BATTERIES...WATER...FOOD...PET SUPPLIES AND BABY SUPPLIES.

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES
IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES.  TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW MOVING INTO THE KEWEENAW THIS MORNING...THEN
INTO THE REST OF THE AREA THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...

MIZ002-009-071715-
/O.UPG.KMQT.LE.A.0002.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0300Z-161210T1200Z/
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016 /312 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016/

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST /9 PM CST/
THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10
PM EST /9 PM CST/ THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ SATURDAY. THE
LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE THIS
   EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 25 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

 * FOR TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...EXPECT 4 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW. 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 8 TO 10 INCHES...GREATEST OVER THE HIGHER
   TERRAIN NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR AND LEAST INLAND TOWARD WATERSMEET AND
   PAULDING.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND PATCHY 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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW MOVING INTO THE KEWEENAW THIS MORNING...THEN
INTO THE REST OF THE AREA THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...

MIZ004-005-071715-
/O.UPG.KMQT.LE.A.0002.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMQT.LE.W.0007.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM THURSDAY TO 7 PM
EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1
AM THURSDAY TO 7 PM EST FRIDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING LAKE EFFECT SNOW INTO THE AREA
   TONIGHT. SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
   IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING UP TO 30 MPH NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LEAD
   TO PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG THE SHORELINE THURSDAY
   INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

 * NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO
   ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
   FRIDAY...RESULTING IN TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 12 INCHES OR MORE IN
   SOME LOCATIONS. INLAND FROM REPUBLIC TO GWINN...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
   WILL BE MUCH LOWER THAN ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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

 * THE WORST CONDITIONS WILL BE ALONG AND NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR

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

&&

$$


Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
326 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-071730-
/O.EXT.KLOT.GL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-161208T0900Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
326 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...GALES TO 40 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 11 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 14 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
338 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LHZ345>347-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-071645-
/O.CON.KAPX.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-161208T0600Z/
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM 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-
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-
338 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND
PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS
WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET
OF GALE CONDITIONS.

$$


Lake Effect Snow Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
313 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...LOCALLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW LIKELY STARTING LATE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT ACROSS THE SOUTH SHORE...

.SIGNIFICANT SNOW AMOUNTS COULD FALL DUE TO THE CONTRIBUTION FROM
LAKE SUPERIOR. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY. THE SNOW WILL COME DOWN HARD AT TIMES...
ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE BAYFIELD PENINSULA AND
ALONG THE GOGEBIC RANGE OF IRON COUNTY. MORE THAN 6 INCHES OF SNOW
IS POSSIBLE IN THOSE AREAS...BUT A FOOT OR MORE WILL BE POSSIBLE
ALONG PORTIONS OF THE GOGEBIC RANGE.

WIZ002-003-071915-
/O.UPG.KDLH.LE.A.0001.161208T0600Z-161210T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDLH.LE.Y.0003.161208T0600Z-161209T2100Z/
BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHBURN...BAYFIELD...ASHLAND
313 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
3 PM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM
CST FRIDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN PORTIONS OF BAYFIELD AND ASHLAND
  COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WASHBURN...BAYFIELD AND
  ASHLAND.

* TIMING...LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  PRODUCE SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR THE STORM. STOCK UP ON MEDICINES...
BATTERIES...WATER...FOOD...PET SUPPLIES AND BABY SUPPLIES.

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

JTS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW MOVING INTO THE KEWEENAW THIS MORNING...THEN
INTO THE REST OF THE AREA THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...

MIZ006-071715-
/O.CON.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
ALGER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING
412 AM 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 SATURDAY MORNING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW ON THURSDAY...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR.

 * SEVERAL 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 LEAST SNOW IS EXPECTED NEAR
   TRENARY AND KIVA.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   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

&&

$$

TITUS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW MOVING INTO THE KEWEENAW THIS MORNING...THEN
INTO THE REST OF THE AREA THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...

MIZ007-085-071715-
/O.EXA.KMQT.LE.Y.0012.161208T0600Z-161210T1200Z/
LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...SENEY
412 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS 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 SATURDAY MORNING.

 * NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND
   DRIFTING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS ON THURSDAY.

 * A FEW INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE EACH DAY AND NIGHT
   FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN TOTAL
   ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES. THE MOST SNOW IS EXPECTED CLOSER
   TO LAKE SUPERIOR.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

 * MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
   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

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
348 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.COLDER AIR WILL CONTINUE TO SURGE INTO THE AREA IN THE WAKE OF A
DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER ONTARIO. AS THE COLDER AIR
FLOWS ACROSS THE RELATIVELY WARM WATERS OF THE LAKE AND BAY...
STRONG WINDS ALOFT WILL BE BROUGHT DOWN TOWARD THE SURFACE.

LMZ521-522-541>543-071800-
/O.EXT.KGRB.SC.Y.0084.000000T0000Z-161209T1200Z/
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  CEDAR RIVER TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE
AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
348 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT. A
  FEW GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. WINDS WILL SHIFT
  NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THEN CONTINUE
  THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...WAVES OF 4 TO 6 FEET ARE EXPECTED TODAY...THEN WAVES
  WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OVER 20 KNOTS OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

SKOWRONSKI

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
428 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ844>849-071730-
/O.EXT.KGRR.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-161209T1200Z/
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-
428 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 KNOTS TODAY...BECOMING NORTHWEST AT 20 TO
  30 KNOTS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...6 TO 10 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

DUKE

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
413 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ221-071715-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SC.Y.0143.000000T0000Z-161209T0600Z/
GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
PASSAGE-
413 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 27 KNOTS FROM THE WEST...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 33 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  6 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 9 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 9 AM EST
  WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EST
  WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 MARQUETTE MI
413 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ248-250-071715-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SC.Y.0143.000000T0000Z-161209T0600Z/
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
413 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 27 KNOTS FROM THE WEST...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 33 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  8 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 11 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EST
  WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EST
  WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
302 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...BRISK WESTERLY WINDS CONTINUING INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN CANADA BUT
STILL BRING BRISK WESTERLY WINDS TO LAKE MICHIGAN INTO EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING. HIGH WAVES WILL OCCUR TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS.

LMZ643>646-071715-
/O.EXT.KMKX.SC.Y.0091.000000T0000Z-161209T1200Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
302 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS: WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUT HIGHER TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$


WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
557 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-081200-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
557 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTH HALF THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

GALES ARE POSSIBLE TUESDAY.

&&

$$

KMD

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
629 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ844>849-081130-
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-
629 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER CRAFT BOTH TODAY AND
TONIGHT WITH WAVES OF 6 TO 10 FEET EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

WINDS AND WAVES WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER CRAFT FROM
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

DUKE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
629 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-081130-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
629 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT TOWARDS LAKE MICHIGAN AND
BECOME LOCALLY HEAVY FOR THE THURSDAY MORNING COMMUTE. ROADS WILL
START TO BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A PROLONGED LAKE EFFECT SNOW EVENT WILL CONTINUE FROM THURSDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT AND FINALLY DIMINISH DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON ON FRIDAY. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...NEAR WHITEOUTS
AT TIMES AND SNOW TOTALS BY FRIDAY EVENING IN THE HEAVIEST BANDS
TOWARD 10 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS.

AN ADDITIONAL WIDESPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOW IS POSSIBLE FROM
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY ACROSS THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
445 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-081215-
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
445 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH TONIGHT WILL LEAD TO AN ADDITIONAL
INCH OR TWO OF ACCUMULATION ACROSS FAR NORTHERN MINNESOTA. IN
ADDITION...BREEZY WINDS MAY LEAD TO AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN TONIGHT OVER THE SOUTH SHORE
OF LAKE SUPERIOR ACROSS NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN. THIS SHOULD LAST
THROUGH THE DAY FRIDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING. SNOW AMOUNTS COULD RANGE BETWEEN 6 TO 12 INCHES,
SO A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR IRON COUNTY,
ALONG WITH A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY FOR ASHLAND AND BAYFIELD
COUNTIES IN WISCONSIN. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
MESSAGE FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION
SATURDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF
ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO REPORT THEIR SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
439 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ521-522-541>543-081200-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
439 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

$$

SKOWRONSKI/KALLAS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
439 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-081200-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-LINCOLN-
LANGLADE-MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-
WOOD-PORTAGE-WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-
CALUMET-MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-
439 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH-CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SLIPPERY SPOTS WILL LINGER ON ROADWAYS IN NORTH-CENTRAL WISCONSIN
FROM SNOW SHOWERS THAT FELL OVERNIGHT.

MORE SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT IN THE
LAKE SUPERIOR SNOWBELT. UP TO AN INCH OF ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE
ACROSS VILAS COUNTY BY THURSDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

POOR TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN THE SNOWBELT AS LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUE OVER VILAS COUNTY THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY. THE PEAK PERIOD OF SNOW APPEARS TO BE FROM THURSDAY INTO
THURSDAY EVENING WHEN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED. A WINTER
STORM WARNING HAS BEEN POSTED FOR VILAS COUNTY. SURROUNDING AREAS
ARE ALSO LIKELY TO RECEIVE SOME SNOW...SO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN WISCONSIN.

ROADS ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE AREA COULD DEVELOP SLIPPERY
SPOTS THURSDAY DUE TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY TO RETURN TO THE REGION SATURDAY
AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY. THERE REMAINS TIMING AND TRACK ISSUES WITH
THIS SYSTEM...HOWEVER IT DOES APPEAR THAT SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
IS POSSIBLE. STAY TUNED FOR ADDITIONAL FORECASTS AND STATEMENTS
CONCERNING THIS WINTER SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL REPORTS FROM VILAS WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
411 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

LMZ643>646-081015-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
411 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN SHORE OF LAKE
MICHIGAN DUE TO BRISK WESTERLY WINDS. HIGH WAVES ARE LIKELY OVER
THE OPEN WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES UNTIL 6 AM FRIDAY DUE TO BRISK
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS. HIGH WAVES ARE LIKELY OVER THE OPEN
WATERS.

$$


WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX
MG

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
436 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-081300-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
436 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016 /336 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN AND CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE ARRIVAL OF COLDER AIR WILL RESULT IN MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND SNOW BELTS
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. SEE THE LATEST LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

COLD AIR MOVING ACROSS THE WATERS OF LAKE SUPERIOR WILL RESULT IN
MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE WEST TO
NORTHWEST WIND SNOW BELTS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THURSDAY INTO EARLY
SATURDAY. SEE THE LATEST LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR
FURTHER DETAILS.

BUILDING WAVES ON LAKE SUPERIOR COULD RESULT IN MINOR SHORELINE EROSION
TODAY ON THE NORTHWEST SIDE OF THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
339 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-042-
081200-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM 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 PT 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-
339 AM EST WED DEC 7 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...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AS WELL AS BLOWING SNOW
ARE LIKELY LATE TONIGHT IN THE SNOWBELT AREAS...MAINLY WEST OF
INTERSTATE 75. PLEASE SEE WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND TONIGHT ON THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF NORTHERN LAKES MICHIGAN AND HURON...INCLUDING THE STRAITS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SIGNIFICANT LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CONTINUE THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY IN THE SNOWBELT AREAS...MAINLY WEST
OF INTERSTATE 75. PLEASE SEE WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL IS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE. REPORTS MAY BE MADE ONE OF THREE WAYS:

ONLINE:   WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD
FACEBOOK: FACEBOOK.COM/NWSGAYLORD
TWITTER:  TWITTER.COM/NWSGAYLORD

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

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