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

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WWUS43 KDLH 270343
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY SNOW FOR THE SOUTH SHORE IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TONIGHT
INTO THURSDAY MORNING...

.COLD NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR
TONIGHT...SETTING THE STAGE FOR LOCALLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT.
WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...BUT THE
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6
TO 12 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE AS WELL. TRAVEL
WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT DUE TO THE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW
VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

WIZ003-004-271145-
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ASHLAND-IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...HURLEY
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. SNOWFALL
  INTENSITY WILL PEAK INTO EARLY MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY
  DIMINISH INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THE NORTHERN PORTION OF IRON AND ASHLAND
  COUNTY CAN EXPECT WIDESPREAD TOTALS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES. THE STATE
  HIGHWAYS 13...17...AND 169 IN THE AREA NEAR AND BETWEEN
  MARENGO...MELLEN...UPSON...AND GURNEY WILL SEE THE HIGHEST
  TOTALS...AS MUCH AS 12 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND HEAVY SNOWFALL RATES
  WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE THIS EVENING.
  WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE THURSDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES
IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES.  TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUPERIOR...WASHBURN
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...DOUGLAS AND BAYFIELD COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE. SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL
  PEAK INTO EARLY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD 4 TO 6 INCHES OVER NORTHEAST
  DOUGLAS COUNTY AND MUCH OF BAYFIELD COUNTY. THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS...ABOUT 6 TO 8 INCHES...CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE
  HIGHWAY 13 CORRIDOR IN NORTHERN BAYFIELD COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY IN
  THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS TO A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE THIS EVENING.
  WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

DAP




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