National Weather Service

Ice, heavy snow
10:41 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Winter Mindset Asked As Early Spring Storm Arrives

Ice coated trees
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A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the Northwoods for Thursday and Friday until 7 p.m. The National Weather Service says there could be a mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet and later inches of heavy wet snow, especially in the Lake Superior snowbelt and portions of Vilas, Iron and Price counties.

Dawn Robinson from Oneida County Emergency Management says this storm should put you back into a "winter" mindset...

"....it is winter so lets be a little prepared so we reduce the amount of damage or effects it may have on us...."

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NWS meteorologist says they 'skipped'
5:19 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Lincoln, Langlade Tornadoes Were Weak

Forming tornado
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A meteorologist says the tornadoes that touched down in Lincoln and Langlade counties this week were weak twisters.


Ashley Wolf is a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Green Bay describes a line of storms starting in Lincoln county last Tuesday as "mini-supercells". She says those storms are nowhere near as powerful as the storms in Oklahoma. But they have rotation and can cause damage...

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