Special Weather Statement


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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
428 AM EST Sun Nov 18 2018
MIZ001-003-181700-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
428 AM EST Sun Nov 18 2018
...A HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE 
KEWEENAW PENINSULA THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING...
A heavy lake effect snow band will develop this afternoon and 
move southward across the Keweenaw Peninsula. There is still 
uncertainty regarding the location of the band and how fast it 
will move through the area. However, snowfall rates of an inch or 
two an hour are possible with total snowfall accumulations of 2 to
5 inches from this afternoon through this evening. The heaviest 
snow accumulations are likely south of Houghton in the higher 
terrain.
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JLB