Severe Weather Alerts
Lake Effect Snow Advisory:
Issued at: 12:22 am CDT on October 31, 2014, expires at: 11:00 AM CDT on October 31, 2014
- ...Lake effect Snow Advisory remains in effect until 11 am CDT this morning...
- location...Iron County.
- Timing...this morning. The snowfall intensity will peak very early this morning...then gradually decrease through the rest of this morning.
- Snow accumulations...a total of 2 to 6 inches. The highest amounts will likely be across the elevated terrain in the Gogebic Range. There was a snowfall report of 4 inches in Gile as of about 12 am this morning.
- Winds/visibility...10 to 20 mph with higher gusts. There could be patchy blowing snow which would reduce visibility in the more intense snow bands.
- Impacts...travel could be difficult this morning and along U.S. Highway 2 and State Highway 77. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A lake effect Snow Advisory Means Lake-effect snow is forecast that will make travel difficult in some areas. Lake-effect snow showers typically align themselves in bands and will likely be intense enough to drop several inches in localized areas. Use caution when traveling.