Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lake-Effect Snow
County/Area IRON
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-01-14 12:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2007-01-15 17:15:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Cold northwest winds blowing over Lake Superior brought heavy lake effect snow to the snowbelt region of Ashland and Iron counties. Eight to 16 inches of snow fell, with the heaviest occuring from late evening on January 14th through the overnight hours. The accumulating snow ended by late morning on the 15th. The heaviest snow fell in the Gogebic Range, where Gurney reported 16.5 inches. Saxon, Highbridge, and Mellen all received 10 to 11 inches.
Event Narrative Northern Iron County, across the Gogebic Range area, received the heaviest snow, with Whitecap Mountain and Saxon Falls receiving 10 inches, Superior Falls receiving 11 inches, and Gurney reporting 16.5 inches.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ASHLAND (ZONE) ASHLAND (ZONE) WI 01/14/2007 12:00 CST-6 Lake-effect Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
IRON (ZONE) IRON (ZONE) WI 01/14/2007 12:00 CST-6 Lake-effect Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K