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Lake Effect Snow Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY SNOW FOR THE SOUTH SHORE IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TONIGHT
INTO THURSDAY MORNING...

.COLD NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR
TONIGHT...SETTING THE STAGE FOR LOCALLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT.
WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...BUT THE
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6
TO 12 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE AS WELL. TRAVEL
WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT DUE TO THE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW
VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

WIZ003-004-271145-
/O.CON.KDLH.LE.W.0007.000000T0000Z-141127T1800Z/
ASHLAND-IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...HURLEY
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

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

* LOCATION...ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. SNOWFALL
  INTENSITY WILL PEAK INTO EARLY MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY
  DIMINISH INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THE NORTHERN PORTION OF IRON AND ASHLAND
  COUNTY CAN EXPECT WIDESPREAD TOTALS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES. THE STATE
  HIGHWAYS 13...17...AND 169 IN THE AREA NEAR AND BETWEEN
  MARENGO...MELLEN...UPSON...AND GURNEY WILL SEE THE HIGHEST
  TOTALS...AS MUCH AS 12 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND HEAVY SNOWFALL RATES
  WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE THIS EVENING.
  WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE THURSDAY MORNING.

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.  TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$


Lake Effect Snow Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...HEAVY SNOW FOR THE SOUTH SHORE IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TONIGHT
INTO THURSDAY MORNING...

.COLD NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR
TONIGHT...SETTING THE STAGE FOR LOCALLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT.
WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...BUT THE
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6
TO 12 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE AS WELL. TRAVEL
WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT DUE TO THE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW
VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

WIZ001-002-270900-
/O.CON.KDLH.LE.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-141127T0900Z/
DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUPERIOR...WASHBURN
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...DOUGLAS AND BAYFIELD COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE. SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL
  PEAK INTO EARLY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD 4 TO 6 INCHES OVER NORTHEAST
  DOUGLAS COUNTY AND MUCH OF BAYFIELD COUNTY. THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS...ABOUT 6 TO 8 INCHES...CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE
  HIGHWAY 13 CORRIDOR IN NORTHERN BAYFIELD COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY IN
  THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS TO A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE THIS EVENING.
  WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

DAP


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
935 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

LSZ121-147-148-271000-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-141127T1000Z/
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
935 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVE HEIGHTS OF AT LEAST 3 TO 5
FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

DAP


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
605 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-280015-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-
605 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WIND CHILL VALUES OVERNIGHT WILL DROP TO BETWEEN 15 BELOW AND 20
BELOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

FAB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

IAZ008-018-019-MNZ086-094-271200-
MITCHELL-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-DODGE-MOWER-
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST IOWA
AND SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES WILL END THIS EVENING. ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN A HALF INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL REPORTS WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

IAZ009>011-029-030-MNZ079-087-088-095-096-WIZ041-053>055-061-
271200-
HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-WABASHA-OLMSTED-
WINONA-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-LA CROSSE-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES WILL END THIS EVENING. ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A HALF INCH OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

WIZ017-029-032>034-042>044-271200-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
556 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES WILL END THIS EVENING. ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A HALF INCH OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED FOR THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
FRIDAY. RIGHT NOW...IT APPEARS 1 TO 2 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION AREA
LIKELY. IN ADDITION...PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE MAY ALSO OCCUR ON
FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

04

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
427 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-272230-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-
BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-
TURNER-LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
427 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO ABOUT 10 BELOW TO 15 BELOW ZERO
OVERNIGHT INTO THANKSGIVING MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ANOTHER SHOT OF COLD AIR WILL BRING WIND CHILLS BACK BELOW ZERO
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED...HOWEVER SNOWFALL REPORTS
ARE APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-271030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE
GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
EVENING. WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED...BUT THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES
CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6 TO 12 INCHES. TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT
DUE TO THE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER
SNOW BANDS. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY MORNING. LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNINGS HAVE BEEN ISSUED
FOR IRON AND ASHLAND COUNTIES...AND SNOW ADVISORIES FOR BAYFIELD
AND DOUGLAS COUNTIES. PLEASE READ THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
MESSAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

THE COMBINATION OF COLD TEMPERATURES AND WINDS LATE TONIGHT COULD
SEE WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES APPROACHES. THERE COULD BE HAZARDOUSLY
COLD WIND CHILLS APPROACHING 25 DEGREES BELOW ZERO LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE WILL BE LINGERING LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS OVER IRON AND
ASHLAND COUNTIES THURSDAY MORNING...BUT THE SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH.

THERE WILL BE ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW ACCUMULATION OVER THE
NORTHLAND THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. EXPECT WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF
1 TO 3 INCHES...POSSIBLY MORE IN SOME AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

LSZ121-140>148-271030-
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH
SHORE OFF OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN FOR TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY
MORNING. PLEASE READ THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LINGER
INTO THURSDAY MORNING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL CONTINUE UNTIL
LATE THURSDAY MORNING.

$$

STEWART

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
421 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ006>008-011-018>023-271030-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-
421 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA AND NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID MORNING BEFORE
CONDITIONS IMPROVE. VISIBILITIES ALONG INTERSTATE 29 COULD FALL
BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

AN STORM SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE REGION THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT COULD BRING LIGHT SNOWFALL...MAINLY FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND
NORTH OF HIGHWAY 12.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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