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Heavy Rain in Arklatex Region; Return of Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

An approaching Arctic boundary will interact with a very warm and moisture ladened boundary to produce heavy rain from the South and Central Plains into the Mid-South. An upper level low will continue to produce accumulating snow in the 4-Corners and into the Plains. A pair of weather systems will bring lower elevation rain with heavy mountain snow to the Pacific Northwest, then across the West. Read More >

 NOAA'S National Weather Service
Weather Forecast Office
Marquette, MI


WFO MQT 

 Station Digest - A look at the National Weather Service in Marquette and Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

Station History - A detailed look at the history of the National Weather Service's Weather Forecast Office Marquette.

 

Yooper Weather Review

Winter 2018 - Published March 2019


The Staff of the Marquette National Weather Service Office

After each person is their NWS title and any office teams they lead, co-lead(assistant) or participate in. Click on a name to send an email to that individual.

 

Management

  • Robin Turner: Meteorologist in Charge (MIC) - Overseer of the personnel, operations, and office functions
  • Nick Langlieb: Science and Operations Officer (SOO) - Overseer of staff training and research
  • Matt Zika: Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM) - Public Awareness programs; spotter training and office instruction
  • Eric Hayner: Electronic Systems Analyst (ESA) - Supervision of the electronics and the computer network programs; Safety Team Leader

Support Staff

  • Jerry Hill: Administrative Assistant (ASA) - Handles files, forms, time keeping, bills, and contracts (runs the office); Assistant OPL
  • ​Vacant: Information Technology Officer (ITO) - AWIPS Program Leader
  • Jim Salzwedel: Observations Program Leader (OPL) - Data/CO-OP Program Leader; NOAA Weather Radio Program Leader; Environmental Program Leader; Climate Team; Marine Program Team; Fire Weather Team; Hydro Team; GIS Team
  • Adam Dempsey: Electronics Technician - Maintains equipment for the office, including the WSR-88D and remote weather observing stations

Lead Meteorologists

  • Jon Voss: Fire Weather Leader; Storm Verification
  • Don Rolfson: Marine Team; Social Media Team; Scheduler
  • Greg Michels: Climate Program Leader; Marine Team; Observations Team
  • Linda Gilbert: Mentoring Lead; AWIPS Program Assistant; GIS Assistant; Hydrology Team
  • Tara Dudzik: Culture Lead; Severe Weather Lead

Meteorologists

  • Joseph Phillips: Marine & Beach Program Leader; Winter Weather Lead; DSS Lead; Leadership Lead; Hydro Team; Fire Weather Team; GIS Team
  • Taylor PrislovskyGIS Program Leader; Beach Hazards Assistant; Social Media Team; Observations Team; Hydro Team
  • Evan Kutta: Assistant SOO; Aviation Program Lead; Hydrology Program Leader; Case Review Lead; Remote Sensing Lead; GIS Team; Climate Assistant
  • Greg SovaAviation Program Assistant;
  • Kelsey Thompson:
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Student Volunteers

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National Weather Service Marquette
County Warning Area

The National Weather Service in Marquette provides warning and forecast service for 13 counties in west and central Upper Michigan, the adjacent nearshore waters of Lake Superior and Lake Michigan, the open waters of Lake Superior, and Isle Royale.