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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SNOWFALL TO START DIMINISHING THIS MORNING...

.SNOW THAT STARTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL START TO DIMINISH LATER
THIS MORNING...WITH A BROAD AREA OF SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS FROM 5
TO 8 INCHES EXPECTED BY THIS AFTERNOON. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF A
BENSON...TO THE TWIN CITIES...CHIPPEWA FALLS WISCONSIN LINE.

WITHIN THIS BROAD AREA OF SNOWFALL...A MUCH NARROWER BAND OF 8 TO
10 INCHES DEVELOPED OVERNIGHT OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA. THIS BAND HAS PROMPTED AN UPGRADED TO A WINTER STORM
WARNING. THIS BAND IS LOCATED ALONG A LINE FROM REDWOOD FALLS...TO
ST. PETER...TO PINE ISLAND.

MNZ054-111500-
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LAC QUI PARLE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MADISON
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9
AM CST THIS MORNING. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 9 AM.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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.

&&

$$

MNZ070-111800-
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DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HASTINGS
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
NOON CST TODAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR UNTIL 8 AM THIS
  MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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.

&&

$$

MNZ047>049-091-111100-
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STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...ST CLOUD...FAIRMONT
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS
CANCELLED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

$$

MNZ050>053-061-111100-
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BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-ANOKA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FOLEY...ELK RIVER...CAMBRIDGE...
CENTER CITY...BLAINE
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS
CANCELLED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

$$

WIZ014>016-111100-
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POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSCEOLA...RICE LAKE...LADYSMITH
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS
CANCELLED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

$$

MNZ069-076>078-084-085-111800-
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SCOTT-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WASECA-STEELE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHAKOPEE...LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...
RED WING...WASECA...OWATONNA
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MNZ064-065-067-073>075-083-111500-
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YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-SIBLEY-REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-BLUE EARTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...GAYLORD...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST PETER...MANKATO
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 9 AM.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MNZ059-060-062-063-068-093-111800-
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WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-CARVER-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTICELLO...MINNEAPOLIS...ST PAUL...
STILLWATER...CHASKA...ALBERT LEA
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TODAY.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR UNTIL 8 AM THIS
  MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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.

&&

$$

MNZ055>058-066-082-092-111500-
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SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-MCLEOD-WATONWAN-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...
LITCHFIELD...HUTCHINSON...ST JAMES...BLUE EARTH
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 9 AM.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR UNTIL 6 AM THIS
  MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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.

&&

$$

WIZ023>028-111800-
/O.EXT.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161211T2100Z/
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUDSON...RIVER FALLS...PRESCOTT...
MENOMONIE...DURAND...CHIPPEWA FALLS...EAU CLAIRE
356 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 3 PM.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 6 AM THIS
  MORNING AND NOON.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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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