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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 12:06 PM EST on December 07, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 7 am EST
Saturday...

Hazardous weather...

* heavy lake effect snow will slowly expand across the Keweenaw
   peninsula by late this afternoon. Moderate lake effect snow is
   then expected tonight into early Saturday as winds turn out of the
   northwest.

* West to northwest winds gusting as high as 30 mph through
   Thursday will lead to blowing and drifting snow... especially
   near Lake Superior. Winds will be light Thursday night into
   Saturday.

* 4 to 7 inches of snow is expected through late this afternoon
   along and north of a line from Redridge to Calumet to Copper
   Harbor. South of that line... expect 1 to 4 inches through late
   this afternoon. Northwest winds will bring another 6 to 12 inches
   of snow tonight through Thursday... greatest over the higher
   terrain including Twin Lakes... Painesdale... and Calumet. A few
   more inches of snow is expected to accumulate each day and night
   from Thursday night through Friday night... resulting in total
   accumulations of 1 to 2 feet.

Impacts...

* roads will become snow covered and slippery.

* Moderate to heavy snow and blowing snow will reduce
   visibilities.

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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