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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT...

.FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BRING TRAVEL HAZARDS TO WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT.

FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY BEGINNING AS SNOW...WILL DEVELOP
SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE THURSDAY AT PLACES LIKE BOWMAN AND
HETTINGER. THE FREEZING RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTH DURING THANKSGIVING
DAY...REACHING LAKE SAKAKAWEA TO THE NORTH AND THE MISSOURI RIVER
TO THE EAST. A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR
SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA THURSDAY AS A RESULT. THIS INCLUDES PLACES
LIKE BEACH...DICKINSON...WATFORD CITY...GLEN ULLIN...ELGIN...AND
FORT YATES.

TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THIS AREA...SNOW IS EXPECTED. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES IS FORECAST FROM WILLISTON
EAST THROUGH MINOT AND RUGBY BY FRIDAY MORNING. AS A RESULT...A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE AREAS THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

THOSE PLANNING TRAVEL THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY AND DRIVING CONDITIONS. KEEP UP TO DATE WITH
THE LATEST FORECAST AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS. IF YOU TRAVEL...CARRY
A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT AND ADVISE OTHERS OF YOUR PLANS.

NDZ040-041-043-044-271200-
/O.CON.KBIS.ZR.Y.0004.141127T1200Z-141127T1800Z/
SLOPE-HETTINGER-BOWMAN-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARMARTH...MOTT...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
851 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 AM
MST THURSDAY...

* TIMING...THURSDAY MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SNOW MAY BEGIN FIRST MAKING ROADS SLIPPERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

NDZ017>020-031>034-042-045-271200-
/O.CON.KBIS.ZR.Y.0004.141127T1800Z-141128T0600Z/
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
GRANT-SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...ELGIN...
FORT YATES
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014 /851 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014/

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM
MST/ THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST /11 PM MST/ THURSDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SNOW AND SLEET MAY ALSO MIX WITH THE FREEZING
  RAN MAKING SLICK ROADS AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

NDZ001>005-009>013-021-271200-
/O.CON.KBIS.WW.Y.0016.141127T1800Z-141128T1200Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCLEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...GARRISON
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY
TO 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES WILL
  CAUSE REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SLIPPERY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING.
THE NORTH DAKOTA STATE PATROL ADVISES...DO NOT USE THE CRUISE
CONTROL IN THESE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

TM



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