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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE...

.A POTENT SPRING STORM WILL CONTINUE TO BRING SNOW...HEAVY AT
TIMES...TO NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND PORTIONS OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA.
THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR OVER MOST OF NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND
INTO FAR EASTERN MINNESOTA. HEAVY SNOW...WILL CONTINUE INTO
TONIGHT WITH ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 10 INCHES FALLING JUST
TONIGHT FROM EXTREME EASTERN MINNESOTA INTO NORTHERN WISCONSIN.
THE SNOW WILL DIMINISH FROM WEST TO EAST THROUGH MINNESOTA AND FAR
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TONIGHT...BUT LAST INTO THURSDAY OVER THE
ARROWHEAD AND OVER THE REST OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

IN ADDITION TO THE SNOW...WILL BE GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS...WHICH
MAY GUSTS TO 40 OR 45 MPH CLOSE TO LAKE SUPERIOR. THESE WINDS WILL
CAUSE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW FROM AROUND TWO HARBORS TO THE
TWIN PORTS AND EAST ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.

MNZ033-170500-
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SOUTHERN CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PINE RIVER
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN CASS COUNTY.

* TIMING...SNOW LATE THIS AFTERNOON WILL TAPER OFF THROUGH THE
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING WILL RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CAUSE REDUCED
  VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL LEAD TO SLIPPERY TRAVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS
AND REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. ALLOW
EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ020-037-170500-
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SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TWO HARBORS...DULUTH...CLOQUET
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...INCLUDING
  THE TWIN PORTS AREA...INTERSTATE 35 CORRIDOR THROUGH CARLTON
  COUNTY...AND ALONG THE NORTH SHORE TO TWO HARBORS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON...GRADUALLY
  DIMINISHING LATE. THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS IN THE 35 TO 40 MPH RANGE WILL CONTINUE.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES DUE TO SNOW
  AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.
  TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT THROUGH MOST OF THE NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ034-170500-
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CROW WING-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BRAINERD
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...CROW WING COUNTY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL...AND BE HEAVY AT TIMES THIS
  AFTERNOON. EXPECT THE SNOW TO DIMINISH LATER THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WILL GUST
  TO NEAR 25 MPH AT TIMES. VISIBILITY WILL OCCASIONALLY BE
  REDUCED TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

WIZ001-007-170500-
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DOUGLAS-WASHBURN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUPERIOR...SPOONER
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...INCLUDING DOUGLAS AND WASHBURN COUNTIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...AND BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED...
  WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS CLOSE TO LAKE SUPERIOR. FREQUENT
  GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR AS WELL.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF A MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS... AND ESPECIALLY CLOSER TO LAKE
  SUPERIOR WITH THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ035-036-038-WIZ006-170500-
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NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-PINE-BURNETT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILL CITY...AITKIN...HINCKLEY...
GRANTSBURG
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...AITKIN...PINE AND BURNETT COUNTIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL...AND BE HEAVY AT TIMES. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW THROUGH THE EVENING WILL FALL OVER PINE AND
  BURNETT COUNTIES WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 16 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE...WITH
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS OVER PINE AND BURNETT COUNTIES...AND THE LOWER
  AMOUNTS OVER NORTHERN AITKIN COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WILL GUST TO
  NEAR 25 MPH AT TIMES. VISIBILITY WILL OCCASIONALLY BE REDUCED TO
  A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY AND SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADS WILL
  LEAD TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

WIZ002>004-008-009-170500-
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BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-SAWYER-PRICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHBURN...ASHLAND...HURLEY...HAYWARD...
PHILLIPS
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE HIGHWAY 53 AND
  HIGHWAY 2 CORRIDORS...AND THE HAYWARD LAKES AND GOGEBIC RANGE
  AREAS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...AND BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE. THE
  HEAVIEST AMOUNTS WILL LIKELY EXTEND FROM THE MINONG AND GORDON
  AREAS NORTHEASTWARD TO AROUND IRONWOOD AND ASHLAND.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED...
  WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS CLOSE TO LAKE SUPERIOR. FREQUENT
  GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR AS WELL.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF A MILE AT TIMES
  DURING THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS... AND ESPECIALLY CLOSER TO LAKE
  SUPERIOR WITH THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ012-021-170500-
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NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ISABELLA...GRAND MARAIS
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...THE ARROWHEAD OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...INCLUDING
  ISABELLA AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE REST OF COOK COUNTY LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING...AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES OVERNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 11 INCHES...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
  HIGHER TERRAIN INLAND FROM LAKE SUPERIOR...LIGHTER AMOUNTS
  WILL OCCUR OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF LAKE COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST TO MORE
  THAN 30 MPH AT TIMES TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. THIS WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ025-026-170500-
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NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALKER...GRAND RAPIDS
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...THE WALKER AND GRAND RAPIDS AREA.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE...WITH
  THE GREATEST AMOUNTS POSSIBLE OVER FAR SOUTHEASTERN ITASCA
  COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CAUSE
  REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS THAT ARE MORE EXPOSED TO THE WIND. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS...SO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ019-170500-
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CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HIBBING
352 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA IRON RANGE...INCLUDING THE CITIES OF
  HIBBING AND VIRGINIA.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER CENTRAL SAINT LOUIS COUNTY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS
  OVER THE SOUTHEAST PORTION OF THE COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CAUSE
  REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED WITH LOW VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS THAT ARE MORE EXPOSED TO THE WIND. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS...SO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MELDE





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