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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 1:59 PM CST on December 07, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning now in effect from 9 PM this evening
to 6 am CST Saturday...

* locations... highest snow totals will be along the Gogebic
Range of northern Iron County.

* Timing... light snow begins tonight... with the most intense
snowfall rates late tonight into Thursday morning. Light snow
then lingers Thursday afternoon into Friday.

* Snow accumulations... 6 to 12 inches... locally higher amounts
along the Gogebic Range.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Visibilities... as low as a quarter mile or less at times.

* Impacts... the heavy snow will make many roads impassable and may
produce power outages due to the weight of the snow on tree
limbs and power lines.

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.





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