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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
233 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TONIGHT TROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT. STRONG
NORTHWESTERLY WINDS AROUND 30 MPH...WITH 45 MPH GUSTS...WILL
DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT...AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY. ADDITIONAL
SNOW AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED.

THE COMBINATION OF THE STRONG WINDS AND NEW SNOW WILL LEAD TO AREAS
OF BLOWING SNOW. REDUCED VISIBILITY TO ONE-HALF MILE OR LESS WILL
BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

NDZ051-030700-
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DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OAKES
233 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM CST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...BLOWING SNOW REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE-HALF MILE
  OR LESS.

* OTHER IMPACTS...NORTHWESTERLY SUSTAINED 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
  DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. WORKING
  ON ELEVATED STRUCTURES WILL BE HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT THE WIND
WILL CAUSE REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING SNOW. USE EXTRA CAUTION
WHEN TRAVELING AND AVOID THE USE OF CRUISE CONTROL.

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