MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service Office in Negaunee Township has issued a winter storm watch in effect from Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening for the Central U.P.
A winter storm watch means there is a potential for significant snow accumulation. Snow may impact travel Wednesday into Wednesday evening with over 6 inches of heavy wet snow possible Wednesday into Wednesday evening.
In the snow belts favored by northwest winds, an extended period of lake effect snow will also get underway Wednesday night with moderate snow accumulations possible Wednesday night through Saturday.
Areas of blowing snow are also expected, mainly along the Lake Superior shoreline.
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