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Lake Effect Snow Warning
Issued: 9:20 PM EST Feb. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

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

Hazardous weather...

* lake effect snow showers... heavy at times... will continue
   through late tonight.

* Expect additional snowfall accumulations of 2 to 5 inches through
   late tonight. The greatest accumulations will occur over western
   Alger County... from Shingleton westward.

* North winds gusting over 25 mph will create areas of blowing
   snow... especially in open areas near Lake Superior. The snow and
   blowing snow will result in occasional white out conditions into
   the overnight hours... especially along M-28.

Impacts...

* travel will be very difficult during periods of heavy snow
   and blowing snow. Roads will be snow covered and slippery.

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





Local Storm Report
Issued: National Weather Service


02/10/2016 0800 PM

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/ measured 3.5
            inches of snow in the last 12 hours. 5.7 inches of snow
            in the last 24 hours.





02/10/2016 0800 am

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m8.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/




02/10/2016 0600 am

11 miles S of Grand Marais, Alger County.

Snow m4.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Grand Marais 10s
            /gmsm4/




02/10/2016 0600 am

10 miles S of Grand Marais, Alger County.

Snow m4.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            24 hour snowfall report. Snow depth is 27
            inches.





02/09/2016 0800 PM

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m5.8 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/ 12-hour snow
            total.





02/09/2016 0600 PM

Eben Junction, Alger County.

Snow e2.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Estimated 2.0 to 3.0 inches of snowfall
            since 9:00 a.M. EST in Eben. Poor visibility
            in western Alger and eastern Marquette
            counties this afternoon.





02/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/




02/09/2016 0823 am

1 miles se of Chatham, Alger County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Chatham Experiment
            farm /cefm4/




02/09/2016 0823 am

1 miles se of Chatham, Alger County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Chatham Experiment
            farm /cefm4/





02/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/. 24 hour report.


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