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Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Alcona; Alpena; Antrim; Arenac; Benzie; Charlevoix; Cheboygan; Chippewa; Crawford; Emmet; Gladwin; Grand Traverse; Iosco; Kalkaska; Leelanau; Mackinac; Manistee; Missaukee; Montmorency; Ogemaw; Oscoda; Otsego; Presque Isle; Roscommon; Wexford

NWS Gaylord (Northeast Michigan)

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a WIND ADVISORY, which is in effect until 5 PM EDT this afternoon.

* TIMING...Through 5pm.

* WINDS...Up to 45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Hazardous driving for high profile vehicles. Unsecured light outdoor objects will be blown around. Possible downed tree limbs and power lines are possible and may lead to sporadic power outages.

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Alger; Luce; Marquette

NWS Marquette (Northern Michigan)

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Lakeshore Flood Advisory...which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 11 PM EDT this evening.

* Winds...Southwest winds over Lake Superior will shift to the northwest late this morning and will increase to 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 45 to 50 mph during the afternoon. Winds will quickly diminish this evening.

* Waves...Waves will build to 12 to 17 feet this afternoon and then subside to 3 to 5 feet tonight. The highest waves will occur east of Marquette.

* Impacts...The large, pounding waves will produce areas of beach erosion this afternoon and evening, especially east of Marquette. Minor damage to docks and other shoreline structures is possible.

A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and waves will generate flooding of low areas along the lakeshore.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Alger; Luce; Marquette; Northern Schoolcraft

NWS Marquette (Northern Michigan)

...Strong winds expected today... ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM EDT this evening. Hazardous Weather:

* Plan on northwest winds to increase late this morning. During the afternoon, expect sustained winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph. The strongest winds will occur along the lakeshore from Harvey east to Munising, Grand Marais and Crisp Point. Winds will quickly diminish early this evening and will become light during the night. Impacts:

* The strong winds will break some tree limbs and may uproot weakened trees.

* Sporadic powers outages may occur.

* Driving high profile vehicles will be difficult at times, especially along M-28 where the road is exposed to winds off Lake Superior. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions:

* A Wind Advisory means that frequent wind gusts of 45 to 57 mph are expected or occuring.

* Prepare, plan, and stay informed. Visit www.weather.gov/mqt &&


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Houghton; Keweenaw

NWS Marquette (Northern Michigan)

...Strong winds expected today... ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 6 PM EDT this evening. Hazardous Weather:

* Plan on northwest winds to increase this morning. From late morning through mid afternoon, expect sustained winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph. The strongest winds will occur along the west shore of the Keweenaw Peninsula and also in high terrain locations. Winds will quickly diminish late this afternoon and will become light this evening. Impacts:

* The strong winds will break some tree limbs and may uproot weakened trees.

* Sporadic powers outages may occur.

* Driving high profile vehicles will be difficult at times. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions:

* A Wind Advisory means that frequent wind gusts of 45 to 57 mph are expected or occuring.

* Prepare, plan, and stay informed. Visit www.weather.gov/mqt &&


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