WINTER STORM WARNING
Warning Issue Date: 423 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017
Warning Expiration: 1900 GMT 11 2017
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
* WHAT...Heavy lake effect snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the morning commute on Tuesday.
Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches, except 15 to 19
inches from near Marquette and Sands to near McFarland,
Carlshend and Skandia, are expected. Locations to the south and
west of Champion to Ishpeming and Gwinn will see snow totals of
2 to 6 inches.
* WHERE...Marquette County. Impacting US-41, M-28, M-35 and M-94,
especially south and east of Marquette.
* WHEN...From 7 PM this evening to 7 PM EST Tuesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause
areas of blowing and drifting snow. This may lead to white-out
conditions at times.
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy lake effect snow means
significant amounts of lake effect snow are forecast that will
make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel,
keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case
of an emergency.