Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

MNZ001-004-007-008-013>015-070600-
/O.EXP.KFGF.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161206T1800Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
WEST POLK-KITTSON-WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...LANCASTER...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...
NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...GRYGLA...THIEF RIVER FALLS...
RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...
...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT NOON CST TODAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY AND THEN DIMINISH
  THIS EVENING. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL OF 10 TO 14 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES WITH WHITE OUT CONDITIONS
  ESPECIALLY IN OPEN COUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MNZ002-003-022-027-070600-
/O.EXP.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161206T1800Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-WEST BECKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ADA...TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...
MOORHEAD...MAHNOMEN...NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...DETROIT LAKES
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON CST TODAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL REDEVELOP BY LATE MORNING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
  EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES WITH WHITE OUT CONDITIONS
  ESPECIALLY IN OPEN COUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-038-039-054-070600-
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-
NELSON-GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-
WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...WALHALLA...
DRAYTON...PEMBINA...NECHE...ST. THOMAS...FORT TOTTEN...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...GRAND FORKS...
COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...HOPE...MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...HATTON...
PORTLAND...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...EDINBURG...ADAMS...LANKIN
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH THE DAY AND CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL RANGING FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES IN
  THE SOUTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY INCREASING TO THE NORTH WITH 4 TO
  8 IN THE CENTRAL RED RIVER VALLEY AND 8 TO 15 INCHES IN THE
  NORTHERN VALLEY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES WITH WHITE OUT CONDITIONS
  ESPECIALLY IN OPEN COUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MNZ005-006-009-016-070600-
/O.CON.KFGF.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-NORTH BELTRAMI-NORTH CLEARWATER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...
BAUDETTE...RED LAKE...REDBY...PONEMAH...BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY AND
  CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 8 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MNZ029>031-040-NDZ049-052-053-070600-
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-GRANT-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...PERHAM...
NEW YORK MILLS...PARKERS PRAIRIE...HENNING...BATTLE LAKE...
ELBOW LAKE...HOFFMAN...ASHBY...HERMAN...BARRETT...LISBON...
ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...WAHPETON
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH THE DAY AND INTO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY
  IN OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

MNZ017-023-028-070600-
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161207T0600Z/
SOUTH BELTRAMI-SOUTH CLEARWATER-EAST BECKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEMIDJI...ALIDA...EBRO...LAKE ITASCA...
LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...UPPER RICE LAKE...
WOLF LAKE
1205 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL REDEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. THE LATEST ROAD
CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY
CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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