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Watches & Warnings

Lake Effect Snow Warning
Issued: 4:40 AM EST Feb. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

Hazardous weather...

* lake effect snow showers will continue through early afternoon
   before slowly diminishing. The heaviest snow will fall this
   morning across the high terrain from the Huron Mountains to
   Negaunee and Skandia.

* Expect additional snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches through
   this afternoon over northern and eastern Marquette County... with
   the greatest accumulations over the high terrain from the Huron
   Mountains to Negaunee and Skandia. Only about an inch of snow is
   expected from Republic to Arnold.

* North winds gusting to around 30 mph will create areas of blowing
   snow... especially in open areas near Lake Superior. The snow and
   blowing snow will result in brief white out conditions near Lake
   Superior through this afternoon.

Impacts...

* travel will be very difficult during periods of heavy snow
   and blowing snow. Roads will be snow covered and slippery.

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





Local Storm Report
Issued: National Weather Service


02/10/2016 0700 am

6 miles E of Champion, Marquette County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall report. Snow depth is 18
            inches. Observer location Clarksburg.





02/10/2016 0630 am

4 miles N of Negaunee, Marquette County.

Snow m5.9 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            24 hour snowfall report. 0.22 liquid
            equivalent. Snow depth is 26 inches.





02/09/2016 0830 PM

1 miles se of Skandia, Marquette County.

Snow e5.5 inch, reported by public.


            Estimated between 5.0 and 6.0 inches of snow
            since this morning in Skandia along us41
            near the Junction with M-94. Blowing and
            drifting snow.





02/09/2016 0750 PM

1 miles E of Little Lake, Marquette County.

Snow e2.5 inch, reported by public.


            Estimated between 2.0 and 3.0 inches of snow
            today near farmer's lake. Blowing snow with
            drifting snow on secondary roadways.





02/09/2016 0457 PM

4 miles se of Harvey, Marquette County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Green Garden /ggrm4/ 12 hour total.





02/09/2016 0519 PM

4 miles NE of Negaunee, Marquette County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Measured 2.5 inches of snow since midnight
            today at WFO Marquette. Measured 0.09 inches
            of liquid equivalent.





02/09/2016 0700 am

9 miles SSE of Big Bay, Marquette County.

Snow m3.2 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Marquette 16.0 NW
            /mi-mq-15/




02/09/2016 0700 am

1 miles SSW of Marquette, Marquette County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Marquette /mi-mq-18/





02/09/2016 0800 am

1 miles ESE of Marquette, Marquette County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Marquette wfp /mrqm4/




02/09/2016 0800 am

Harvey, Marquette County.

Snow m2.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Harvey /hrvm4/




02/09/2016 0516 am

4 miles se of Harvey, Marquette County.

Snow m4.6 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Green Garden /ggrm4/




02/09/2016 0800 am

1 miles ESE of Marquette, Marquette County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Marquette wfp /mrqm4/




02/09/2016 0800 am

Harvey, Marquette County.

Snow m2.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Harvey /hrvm4/





02/09/2016 0516 am

4 miles se of Harvey, Marquette County.

Snow m4.6 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Green Garden /ggrm4/. 24 hour report.




02/08/2016 0712 PM

4 miles NE of Negaunee, Marquette County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Measured at total of 2.0 inches of snow
            today through 7:00 p.M. EST at NWS
            Marquette. Snow depth is 23.0 inches.