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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
323 PM CST SAT NOV 15 2014

...POTENTIAL HEAVY SNOW EVENT ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE...

.A VERY COLD AIR MASS WILL MOVE IN FROM THE NORTH MONDAY AND
TUESDAY...AND COMBINE WITH A LONG NORTHERLY FETCH ACROSS WESTERN
LAKE SUPERIOR TO PRODUCE FAVORABLE CONDITIONS FOR ACCUMULATING
LAKE EFFECT SNOW ALONG THE SNOWBELT REGIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON
COUNTIES.

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ASHLAND-IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...HURLEY
323 PM CST SAT NOV 15 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...NORTHERN SECTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON
  COUNTIES...INCLUDING MELLEN...HURLEY...UPSON AND GURNEY.

* TIMING...MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...GREATER THAN 6 INCHES IN NORTHERN ASHLAND
  COUNTY...AND GREATER THAN 9 INCHES IN NORTHERN IRON COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES COULD BE REDUCED TO A HALF MILE
  OR LESS IN THE HEAVY SNOW BANDS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD DETERIORATE VERY QUICKLY
  MONDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY NIGHT...ALONG STATE HIGHWAYS 13 AND
  77...AND ACROSS U.S. HIGHWAY 2.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR A LARGE
AMOUNT OF SNOW IN ONLY A FEW HOURS. VISIBILITIES AND DEPTH OF
SNOW CAN VARY GREATLY...IMPACTING TRAVEL SIGNIFICANTLY. CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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