Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WWUS43 KDLH 201715
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1115 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW CONTINUES ACROSS NORTHEAST IRON COUNTY...

.FAVORABLE CONDITIONS FOR ACCUMULATING LAKE EFFECT SNOW OVER
NORTHERN IRON COUNTY WILL CONTINUE TODAY AS ANOTHER SURGE OF
ARCTIC AIR WILL MOVE ACROSS WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR AND WINDS
BECOME FAVORABLE FOR A LONG FETCH OVER THE OPEN LAKE WATERS.

WIZ004-210000-
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IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURLEY
1115 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE NORTHEASTERN PORTIONS OF IRON COUNTY...
  INCLUDING THE MONTREAL...GILE AND HURLEY AREAS.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TODAY. PERIODS
  OF HEAVY SNOW ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY AROUND GILE...HURLEY...AND
  MONTREAL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL SHOULD RANGE FROM 2
  TO 4 INCHES ALONG THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF THE GOGEBIC RANGE
  NEAR THE WISCONSIN MICHIGAN BORDER.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CREATE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES.
  HEAVY SNOW BANDS WILL ALSO REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD DETERIORATE ACROSS SECTIONS
  OF U.S. HIGHWAYS 2 AND 51 AND ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 77.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

JJM




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