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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Duluth MN
401 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT PARTS OF THE NORTHLAND INTO TONIGHT...

.Snow will develop across much of northwest Wisconsin today,
continue into this evening, then decrease overnight. Gusty winds
will accompany this storm, especially during the day and into this
evening, resulting in blowing snow and reduced visibility in
places. Further adjustments have been made to the snow forecast,
mostly to lower amounts a bit more.

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Ashland-Iron-Sawyer-Price-
Including the cities of Ashland, Hurley, Hayward, and Phillips
401 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...Snow over southern portions of Sawyer and Price
  Counties early this morning will expand north and west through
  the day. The snow will continue this evening then decrease in
  coverage and intensity for most areas overnight. The exception
  will be in the snowbelt of Ashland and Iron Counties which will
  see snow through the night.

* LOCATIONS...The highest snowfall amounts are expected over far
  southeast Sawyer County, eastern Ashland County, and over much
  of Price and Iron Counties. The Hayward area may only receive 2
  to 3 inches.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 to nearly 9 inches in the heaviest snow
  area to 2 to 5 inches over western Ashland and the western half
  of Sawyer Counties.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* VISIBILITIES...Less than one half mile in the heavier snow.

* IMPACTS...Snow accumulation will make travel difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means significant snow
accumulation is anticipated and snowfall rates of one inch per
hour or greater can be expected at times. Expect snow covered
roads and visibility less than one-half mile. If you must travel,
exercise extreme caution and allow extra time to reach your
destination.

&&

$$

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Bayfield-Washburn-
Including the cities of Washburn, Bayfield, and Spooner
401 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...Light snow is expected develop this morning then
  increase in coverage and intensity this afternoon. The snow will
  diminish later this evening and end overnight.

* LOCATIONS...Washburn and Bayfield counties.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 to 4 inches.

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* VISIBILITIES...Less than one half mile in the heavier snow.

* IMPACTS...Snow accumulation on area roads will result in
  slippery stretches and may make travel difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means
visibilities will be reduced due to a combination of falling and
blowing snow. Use caution when traveling, especially in open
areas that are more exposed to the wind. You may experience
slippery stretches on area roads. Allow extra time to reach your
destination.

&&

$$

Melde/Huyck



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