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Lake Effect Snow Warning

Statement as of 11:12 PM EST on December 09, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 10, 2016


... Lake effect snow warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST
Saturday...

Hazardous weather...

* moderate to heavy lake effect snow will continue to affect
   eastern portions of Alger County into early this evening. A
   heavy band of snow is expected to develop late tonight from
   Melstrand to Grand Marais... while the snow diminishes
   elsewhere... including at Munising.

* Expect an additional 6 to 12 inches of snow tonight over
   eastern Alger County... heaviest near Grand Marais. Some of
   more intense bands of snow will have snowfall rates in excess
   of two inches per hour. Little if any snow will occur south
   and west of Munising.

Impacts...

* roads will be snow covered and slippery.

* Moderate to heavy snow will reduce visibilities to less than
   one- quarter mile at times... especially from Melstrand to
   Grand Marais.

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





Record Report

Statement as of 1:29 AM EST on December 09, 2016


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at Marquette mi...

a record snowfall of 9.2 inch(es) was set at Marquette mi yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 8 set in 1977.



Local Storm Report



12/09/2016 1016 PM

Eben Junction, Alger County.

Snow m16.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter measured a storm total
            amount of 16.2 inches of snowfall since
            yesterday morning in Eben Junction. The
            duration of the snow event was 20 hours.





12/09/2016 1016 PM

Eben Junction, Alger County.

Snow m16.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter measured a storm total
            amount of 16.2 inches of snowfall since
            yesterday morning in Eben Junction. The
            duration of the snow event was 20 hours.





12/09/2016 0552 PM

3 miles E of Sundell, Alger County.

Snow e24.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Estimated 24.0 inches of fluffy snow since
            yesterday morning near Rumely. Report
            relayed by wjmn tv3 meteorologist.





12/09/2016 0542 PM

2 miles S of Traunik, Alger County.

Snow e18.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Estimated 18.0 inches of snow since
            yesterday morning 3 miles to the north of
            Trenary. Report relayed by wjmn tv3
            meteorologist.





12/09/2016 0552 PM

3 miles E of Sundell, Alger County.

Snow e24.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Estimated 24.0 inches of fluffy snow since
            yesterday morning near Rumely. Report
            relayed by wjmn tv3 meteorologist.





12/09/2016 0542 PM

2 miles S of Traunik, Alger County.

Snow e18.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Estimated 18.0 inches of snow since
            yesterday morning 3 miles to the north of
            Trenary. Report relayed by wjmn tv3
            meteorologist.





12/09/2016 1030 am

Eben Junction, Alger County.

Heavy snow m9.0 inch, reported by public.


            11.4 inches in 24 hours. The duration of the
            heavy snow event was 12 hours.





12/09/2016 1030 am

Eben Junction, Alger County.

Heavy snow m9.0 inch, reported by public.


            11.4 inches in 24 hours. The duration of the
            heavy snow event was 12 hours.





12/09/2016 0800 am

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m11.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/.
            The duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0700 am

11 miles S of Grand Marais, Alger County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Grand Marais 10s
            /gmsm4/. The duration of the snow event was
            24 hours.




12/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

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


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/. The
            duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0825 am

1 miles se of Chatham, Alger County.

Snow m10.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Chatham Experiment
            farm /cefm4/. The duration of the snow event
            was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0800 am

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m11.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/.
            The duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0700 am

11 miles S of Grand Marais, Alger County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Grand Marais 10s
            /gmsm4/. The duration of the snow event was
            24 hours.




12/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

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


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/. The
            duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0825 am

1 miles se of Chatham, Alger County.

Snow m10.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Chatham Experiment
            farm /cefm4/. The duration of the snow event
            was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

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


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/. The
            duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0800 am

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m11.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/.
            The duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0630 am

Munising, Alger County.

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


            Co-op observer station Munising /mnsm4/. The
            duration of the snow event was 24 hours.




12/09/2016 0800 am

5 miles E of Round Lake, Alger County.

Snow m11.4 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station Wetmore 15s /wetm4/.
            The duration of the snow event was 24 hours.


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