Alger Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:04 AM EST Feb. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

Hazardous weather...

* lake effect snow showers and areas of blowing snow will
   continue into this evening.

* Expect additional snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches into this
   evening, with the most snow occurring in the snowbelts of
   eastern Alger County to northern Luce County, including
   Shingleton, Seney and Pine Stump Junction.

* Winds gusting as high as 35 to 40 mph will produce areas of
   blowing and drifting snow, especially through early this
   afternoon near Lake Superior.

Impacts...

* difficult travel is expected as roads remain snow covered and
   icy. Visibility may be reduced to under one half mile at times
   in snow and blowing snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* a Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of lake effect
   snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be
   prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use
   caution while driving.

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


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