Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1135 AM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW IS EXPECTED IN THE LAKE SUPERIOR SNOWBELT THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.COLD NORTHWEST WINDS FLOWING OVER THE RELATIVELY WARMER WATERS
OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE LAKE EFFECT
SNOW SHOWERS OVER NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN THE REST OF TODAY INTO
TUESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW SHOWERS ARE FORECAST TO BECOME HEAVY AT
TIMES OVER NORTHWEST VILAS COUNTY...WHERE A SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATION IS LIKELY.

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/O.CON.KGRB.LE.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141118T1800Z/
VILAS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...EAGLE RIVER
1135 AM CST MON NOV 17 2014

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

* LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TODAY...AND
  HEAVY SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
  THE SNOW SHOWERS SHOULD GRADUALLY DECREASE ON TUESDAY MORNING.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 12 INCHES IS LIKELY IN THE
  SNOWBELT REGION OF NORTHWEST VILAS COUNTY...WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES
  EXPECTED ACROSS THE REST OF THE COUNTY.

* INCREASING WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
  CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW. POOR VISIBILITY AND SNOW COVERED ROADS
  WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS...SO BE SURE TO ADJUST
  TRAVEL PLANS ACCORDINGLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. THE
VISIBILITY CAN FLUCTUATE RAPIDLY IN LAKE EFFECT SNOW SITUATIONS...
AS BANDS OF HEAVY SNOW MOVE THROUGH THE AREA. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...USE EXTREME CAUTION.

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