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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 10:12 PM 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... snow showers will continue tonight... diminishing late
Friday.

* Snow accumulations... 3 to 5 inches of additional snowfall from
late this evening through Friday night. Spotters late this
afternoon and early evening have reported 4 to 8 inches of snow
so far in northern Iron County.

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

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

* Impacts... heavy snow will result in snow packed roads and
reduced visibility. Some roads may be impassable.

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.

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.



Local Storm Report



12/08/2016 0930 PM

Gile, Iron County.

Snow m12.4 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm total snow accumulation. +Sn at the
            time of the observation. 4" of new snow
            since 4:30pm.





12/08/2016 0930 PM

Gile, Iron County.

Snow m12.4 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm total snow accumulation. +Sn at the
            time of the observation. 4" of new snow
            since 4:30pm.





12/08/2016 0615 PM

2 miles E of Kimball, Iron County.

Snow e4.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Still snowing during measurement.




12/08/2016 0430 PM

Gile, Iron County.

Snow m8.4 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm total snow accumulation. +Sn at the
            time of the observation.




12/08/2016 0615 PM

2 miles E of Kimball, Iron County.

Snow e4.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Still snowing during measurement.




12/08/2016 0430 PM

Gile, Iron County.

Snow m8.4 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm total snow accumulation. +Sn at the
            time of the observation.


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