Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1159 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...SNOW PERSISTING OVER NORTHWEST WISCONSIN THROUGH TODAY...

.THE SNOWBELT AREAS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE
OF LAKE SUPERIOR CAN EXPECT AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF
SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. THE GREATEST STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE
OVER THE GOGEBIC RANGE OF FAR EASTERN ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES
AND THE HIGH TERRAIN IN NORTHERN BAYFIELD COUNTY. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED
TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

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ASHLAND-IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...HURLEY
1159 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...IRON AND ASHLAND COUNTIES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
  OF UP TO 1 INCH IS POSSIBLE. SNOWFALL SPOTTERS HAVE REPORTED
  MORE THAN 8 INCHES IN NORTHEAST IRON COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...AS LOW AS ONE MILE AT TIMES IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...THE WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTED
  U.S. HIGHWAY 2...U.S. HIGHWAY 51...AND WI HIGHWAY 13 WERE SNOW
  COVERED OR HAD SLIPPERY STRETCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SNOWFALL MAY CAUSE LOW
VISIBILITY AT TIMES. SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADS...AND DIFFICULT
TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE
EXTREME CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION. SLOW
DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE AS YOU MAY
LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.
KEEP A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE... INCLUDING A
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER. LET SOMEONE KNOW YOUR TRAVEL ROUTE
AND EXPECTED ARRIVAL TIME AND HAVE A WORKING CELL PHONE IN CASE
YOU BECOME STRANDED.

&&

$$

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BAYFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WASHBURN
1159 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...BAYFIELD COUNTY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL THIS AFTERNOON OF UP TO
  2 INCHES IS EXPECTED. SNOWFALL SPOTTERS HAVE REPORTED 6 TO 9 INCHES
  ACROSS THE BAYFIELD PENINSULA.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...AS LOW AS ONE MILE AT TIMES IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...THE WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTED
  U.S. HIGHWAYS 2 AND 63 HAD WERE SNOW COVERED AND WI HIGHWAY 13
  ACROSS BAYFIELD COUNTY WILL ALSO BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED AND
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE AS YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY. KEEP A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE... INCLUDING A FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER. LET SOMEONE KNOW YOUR TRAVEL ROUTE AND EXPECTED
ARRIVAL TIME AND HAVE A WORKING CELL PHONE IN CASE YOU BECOME
STRANDED.

&&

$$

HUYCK/MELDE




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