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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 10:06 PM EST on December 07, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 09, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect from 1 am Thursday
to 7 PM EST Friday...

Hazardous weather...

* north to northwest winds will bring lake effect snow into the
   area late tonight. Snow will then continue through Friday.
   The heaviest snow is expected Thursday and Thursday night.

* Northwest winds gusting up to 30 mph near Lake Superior will
   lead to patchy blowing and drifting snow along the shoreline
   Thursday into Thursday night.

* Expect snowfall late tonight into Thursday of 5 to 8 inches
   near Lake Superior with the most snow falling over the
   Michigamme Highlands... including at Herman and Champion. Snow
   amounts inland from Republic to Gwinn through late Thursday
   will be 2 to 5 inches. The lake effect snow will continue
   Thursday night through Friday night... with several inches of
   additional accumulation expected... heaviest closer to Lake
   Superior.

Impacts...

* roads will become snow covered and slippery.

* Moderate to heavy snow and patchy blowing snow will reduce
   visibilities. The lowest visibilities... less than one-half
   mile at times... will occur Thursday and Thursday night.

* The worst conditions will be along and near Lake Superior.

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.

* Prepare... plan... and stay informed. Visit www.Weather.Gov/MQT





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