A winter storm will affect portions of the Northland today. Please see the attached briefing packet for the latest information.KEY MESSAGES————————-* Heavy snow is expected across northwest Wisconsin and lasting throughThursday evening* Snow will affect the Thursday morning and afternoon commutes* Lake effect streamers may lead to locally higher amounts of snow nearthe Twin Ports* Breezy conditions will lead to periods of blowing snow and lowervisibilitiesRECENT CHANGES———* Slight increase in snow amounts* Iron County upgradged to Winter Storm WarningNEXT BRIEFING SCHEDULED—————* Last planned packetUseful Links—————-NWS Duluth Website: https://www.weather.gov/dlh/NWS Duluth Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/NWSDuluthNWS Duluth Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/NWSDuluthHourly Forecast Details (Experimental): https://www.weather.gov/forecastpointsMNDOT Road Conditions: http://www.511mn.orgWIDOT Road Conditions: http://www.511wi.govIf you have any questions, you can reply to this email or reach us directly by phone 24×7 at 218-729-0653.Thank you,Lee, Dean, and the Team at NWS DuluthNational Weather Service, Duluth, MN

Damon Day, Bois Forte Emergency Preparedness Director