Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1012 PM CST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW CONTINUES THROUGH FRIDAY...

.LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT WITH SNOWFALL
HEAVY AT TIMES...MAINLY FOR THE GOGEBIC RANGE IN IRON COUNTY.
ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE SOUTH SHORE LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS
WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH SNOW
ENDING AS WINDS TURN MORE WESTERLY LATE FRIDAY.

WIZ004-091415-
/O.CON.KDLH.LE.W.0002.000000T0000Z-161210T1200Z/
IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURLEY
1012 PM CST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...HIGHEST SNOW TOTALS WILL BE ALONG THE GOGEBIC
  RANGE OF NORTHERN IRON COUNTY.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT...DIMINISHING LATE
  FRIDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL FROM
  LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. SPOTTERS LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HAVE REPORTED 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW
  SO FAR IN NORTHERN IRON COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL RESULT IN SNOW PACKED ROADS AND
  REDUCED VISIBILITY. SOME ROADS MAY BE IMPASSABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES
IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES.

IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD... AND WATER
IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHBURN...BAYFIELD...ASHLAND
1012 PM CST THU DEC 8 2016

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN PORTIONS OF BAYFIELD AND ASHLAND
  COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WASHBURN...BAYFIELD AND
  ASHLAND.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS LINGERING THROUGH
  TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES FROM LATE
  EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. A SPOTTER 4 MILES EAST OF IRON
  RIVER REPORTED AROUND 9 INCHES OF SNOW SINCE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL WILL CREATE SLIPPERY AND SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS.

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.

&&

$$

MELDE


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