Sunday, February 20, 2011

Short term forecast number 5

At 6:19 pm Radar showing a few different heavy snow bands pushing through the area one over Northern Barron, Polk, Rusk, Central parts of Burnett, Washburn Counties into Southwestern Sawyer County…The other heavy band was covering a rather large area of my Southern/Central areas…This band is moving North also… Some sleet has mixed in on the Southern areas of this band… Also some 10 inch reports coming out of EAU county, while my other Counties in the Southern zones reporting 4 to 6 inches thus far….Winds have been causing near whiteout conditions throughout much of the FA.. Also wind have caused some damage in Northern Barron County….Large tree downed…. Look for conditions to worsen through the rest of the evening into the overnight hrs… Snow should start to tapped off between 12 AM South/West to around 2AM to 3 AM elsewhere’s look for total storm amounts to be in the 10 to 15 inch range…..