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Watches & Warnings

Lake Effect Snow Advisory
Issued: 8:47 PM EST Feb. 12, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Lake effect Snow Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST
Saturday...

Hazardous weather...

* light to moderate lake effect snow will continue to fall
   through tonight.

* Northwest winds will continue to gust up to 30 mph tonight...
   highest near Lake Superior... leading to increased blowing snow and
   reduced visibilities to one half mile or less.

* Additional snowfall accumulations through tonight of 1 to 3 inches
   are expected. The least snow will fall away from Lake Superior
   while the heaviest snow will occur over the higher terrain.

* Wind chill readings will continue to be as low as 25 below
   zero through tonight.

Impacts...

* snow covered roads will continue to be slippery.

* Blowing snow will reduce visibilities to one half mile or less at
   times... especially near Lake Superior.

* Wind chill values to 25 below zero can lead to frost bite on
   exposed skin in as little as 15 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* a lake effect Snow Advisory Means Lake effect snow is
   forecast that will make travel difficult in some areas.

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





Local Storm Report
Issued: National Weather Service


02/12/2016 0842 am

1 miles ESE of copper harbo, Keweenaw County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by ASOS.


            Updated peak wind gust so far today at Copper Harbor.




02/12/2016 0842 am

1 miles ESE of copper harbo, Keweenaw County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by ASOS.


            Updated peak wind gust so far today at Copper Harbor.




02/12/2016 0732 am

1 miles ESE of copper harbo, Keweenaw County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m43 mph, reported by ASOS.


            Peak wind gust so far today.





02/12/2016 0732 am

1 miles ESE of copper harbo, Keweenaw County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m43 mph, reported by ASOS.


            Peak wind gust so far today.



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