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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 9:29 PM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 2 PM EDT Thursday...

Hazardous weather...

* expect periods of snow through the night. However...to the south of Trenary...the snow will be lighter...and there will be periods when no snow is falling. A period of heavier snow should move across the area Thursday morning.

* By early Thursday afternoon...storm total snow accumulations should range from 1 to 3 inches along Lake Michigan to 3 to 5 inches near Lake Superior.

Impacts...

* travel will be hampered at times into Thursday morning due to snow and slush covered roads.

* The wet...heavy nature of the snow will make it difficult to shovel and plow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* a Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties.

* Prepare...plan...and stay informed. Visit www.Weather.Gov/MQT

Record Report
Statement as of 5:09 PM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Record low temperature set for April 16 at NWS Marquette mi...

For the second day in a row...a low temperature record was set at the National Weather Service Marquette station. The low temperature this morning...April 16...at the Marquette National Weather Service office located in Negaunee township was 5 degrees below zero...which shatters the previous record low of 7 set in 1980. This is also the lowest temperature recorded so late in the season...and the latest a subzero temperature has been recorded.

Weather records for the Marquette National Weather Service office located in Negaunee township date back to 1961.