Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
948 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND DRIFTING SNOW TODAY AND
TONIGHT...

.A CLIPPER SYSTEM MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION WILL BRING
ACCUMULATING SNOW TODAY AND TONIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD
FROM THE WEST INTO CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA BY THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP IN THE SOUTHWEST TODAY...AND IN
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA BY THIS EVENING. THE WINDS WILL CREATE
DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH DRIFTING SNOW ON TOP OF ICY
ROADS.

TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED FROM
CROSBY TO BOTTINEAU AND MINOT...TO GARRISON AND HARVEY...BISMARCK
AND JAMESTOWN...TO LINTON AND OAKES. AROUND 2 INCHES OF SNOW CAN
BE EXPECTED IN THE SOUTHWEST AND ALSO IN THE TURTLE MOUNTAIN
AREAS.

CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE IN WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA DURING THE
EVENING HOURS...AND IN CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA LATER TONIGHT.

PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS WESTERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

NDZ001-002-009-010-017-018-031>033-040-041-043-044-260000-
/O.CON.KBIS.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-141126T0600Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-MCKENZIE-DUNN-GOLDEN VALLEY-
BILLINGS-STARK-SLOPE-HETTINGER-BOWMAN-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...WILLISTON...
NEW TOWN...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...
MARMARTH...MOTT...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
948 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014 /848 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
/11 PM MST/ TONIGHT...

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...DRIFTING SNOW AND ICY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE NORTH DAKOTA HIGHWAY PATROL ADVISES MOTORISTS TO REDUCE
SPEEDS AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCES...AS BRAKING ABILITIES
WILL BE REDUCED. ALLOW ADDITIONAL TRAVEL TIME...AND DO NOT USE
THE CRUISE CONTROL IN THESE HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

NDZ003>005-011>013-019>023-025-034>037-042-045>048-050-051-260000-
/O.CON.KBIS.WW.Y.0015.141125T1800Z-141126T1200Z/
RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WARD-MCHENRY-PIERCE-MERCER-OLIVER-
MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-
GRANT-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOHALL...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...MINOT...
TOWNER...RUGBY...BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...
HARVEY...CARRINGTON...MANDAN...BISMARCK...STEELE...JAMESTOWN...
ELGIN...FORT YATES...LINTON...NAPOLEON...EDGELEY...ASHLEY...OAKES
948 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014 /848 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST /5 AM
MST/ WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...3 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW.

* OTHER IMPACTS...DRIFTING SNOW AND ICY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE NORTH DAKOTA HIGHWAY PATROL ADVISES MOTORISTS TO REDUCE
SPEEDS AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCES...AS BRAKING ABILITIES
WILL BE REDUCED. ALLOW ADDITIONAL TRAVEL TIME...AND DO NOT USE
THE CRUISE CONTROL IN THESE HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
WAA






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