Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
748 PM 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 TONIGHT 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.

WIZ004-201100-
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IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURLEY
748 PM CST WED NOV 19 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
THURSDAY...

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

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS HAVE BEEN OCCURRING THIS EVENING...AND ARE
  EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY. THE SNOW SHOULD
  BECOME HEAVIER THROUGH THE NIGHT...MAINLY TOWARD
  GILE...HURLEY...AND MONTREAL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THE HIGHEST SNOW AMOUNTS 4 TO 8 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.

&&

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MELDE




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