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Latest Winter Weather Watch/Warning/Advisory by KDLH
Issued 11/25/2014 3:21 PM US/Central.
Valid through 11/27/2014 12:00 PM US/Central.
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urgent - winter weather message...updated
national weather service duluth mn
436 am cst wed nov 26 2014
...moderate to heavy snow for the south shore in northwest
wisconsin today into thursday morning...
.a cold front will move through the lake superior region today.
cold northerly flow will develop over western lake superior late
this morning and early this afternoon...setting the stage for
moderate to heavy lake effect snow accumulations for portions of
northwest wisconsin 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 this afternoon
and 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.
including the cities of...ashland...hurley
436 am cst wed nov 26 2014
...lake effect snow warning remains in effect from 2 pm this
afternoon to noon cst thursday...
* location...ashland and iron counties.
* timing...lake effect snow will develop early this afternoon
and increase in intensity late this afternoon. snowfall
intensity will peak late this afternoon and this evening...
then gradually diminish into thursday morning.
* snow accumulations...the northern halves 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.
* 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 late this
afternoon and this evening. weather conditions will gradually
improve thursday morning.
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.
Latest Winter Weather Watch/Warning/Advisory by KMQT
Issued 11/25/2014 4:27 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 11/27/2014 1:00 PM America/New_York.
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including the cities of...grand marais...munising
518 am est wed nov 26 2014
...lake effect snow advisory remains in effect from 10 pm this
evening to 1 pm est thursday...
* moderate lake effect snow showers will develop by midnight tonight and
continue through thanksgiving afternoon.
* north winds gusting as high as 25 to 30 mph tonight into
thanksgiving afternoon will cause patchy blowing snow...mainly
near lake superior and in open areas of western alger county.
* by the time the lake effect snow showers diminish thanksgiving
afternoon...plan on total snow accumulations ranging from 4 to 9
inches. the heaviest snow is most likely over western alger
county...including eben junction and traunik.
* the snow and patchy blowing snow will create hazardous driving
conditions late this evening through thanksgiving day.
* a lake effect snow advisory means lake effect snow is
forecast that will make travel difficult in some areas.
* prepare...plan...and stay informed. visit www.weather.gov/mqt