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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 3:53 AM CST on December 08, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 6 am CST
Saturday...

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

* Timing... the most intense snowfall rates are expected Thursday
morning. Light snow then lingers Thursday afternoon into Friday
night.

* Snow accumulations... 6 to 12 inches.

* Winds... northwest 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

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

* Impacts... the heavy snow will make many roads impassable and may
produce widespread 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 12:34 AM CST on December 08, 2016


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at International Falls MN...

a record snowfall of 4.8 inches was set at International Falls MN
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 3.1 set in 1969.



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