Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1137 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SNOW CONTINUING ACROSS EASTERN ARROWHEAD THIS AFTERNOON...

.A MOIST FLOW OF AIR INTO THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK COUNTY WILL
ALLOW SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED FROM TACONITE HARBOR NORTH TO THE
CANADIAN BORDER.

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NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ISABELLA...GRAND MARAIS
1137 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK
  COUNTY AND NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH MID
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 9 INCHES
  CAN BE EXPECTED...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR LAKE
  SUPERIOR. MUCH LESS IS EXPECTED FARTHER INLAND.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST TO MORE
  THAN 20 MPH AT TIMES ALONG THE SHORE IN COOK COUNTY...CAUSING
  AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES. ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

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.

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