Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
342 AM CST WED NOV 19 2014

...ACCUMULATING LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACROSS IRON COUNTY...

.CONDITIONS WILL BECOME FAVORABLE ONCE AGAIN FOR SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATING LAKE EFFECT SNOW OVER NORTHERN IRON COUNTY LATER
TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY AS ANOTHER PUSH OF ARCTIC AIR WILL MOVE
ACROSS WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR AND WINDS BECOME FAVORABLE FOR A LONG
FETCH OVER THE OPEN LAKE WATERS.

WIZ004-191745-
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IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURLEY
342 AM CST WED NOV 19 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CST THURSDAY.

* LOCATION...THE NORTHEASTERN PORTIONS OF IRON COUNTY...INCLUDING
  THE MONTREAL...GILE AND HURLEY AREAS.

* TIMING...SNOW BANDS EXPECTED TO BEGIN LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE...ON AND OFF...THROUGH TONIGHT AND DURING THE DAY
  THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THE HIGHEST SNOW AMOUNTS 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED ALONG THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF THE GOGEBIC RANGE NEAR
  THE WISCONSIN MICHIGAN BORDER.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CREATE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES. HEAVY
  SNOW BANDS WILL ALSO REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD DETERIORATE ACROSS SECTIONS OF
  U.S. HIGHWAYS 2 AND 51 AND ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 77.

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.

&&

$$

BJT





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