Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
344 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS AND SNOW ON SUNDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA THROUGH
NORTHERN MINNESOTA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
AND AREAS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THIS SYSTEM
SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-019>023-061745-
/O.EXT.KABR.BZ.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T1200Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-
HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE
344 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS
  AROUND 55 MPH POSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS
  THAN ONE HALF MILE DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL COULD BECOME VERY DIFFICULT AT TIMES DUE TO LOW
  VISIBILITY AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR BLOWING AND
FALLING SNOW...THAT IN COMBINATION WITH STRONG WINDS COULD CREATE
EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES. THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY DANGEROUS.

&&

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