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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
935 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THURSDAY FOR
BLOWING SNOW EAST CENTRAL...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO 35 MPH WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF
EAST CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT CAUSING BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCING
VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. THIS INCLUDES THE FAR
NORTH CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL INTO THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY
THROUGH EARLY MORNING THURSDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
INCLUDES BOTTINEAU...BELCOURT...RUGBY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...
MCCLUSKY...AND JAMESTOWN SOUTH TO THE SOUTH DAKOTA BORDER.

THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN EXPANDED FURTHER EAST TO
INCLUDE THE MINOT...BISMARCK AND LINTON AREAS.

TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS.

DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS TO 30 BELOW ARE EXPECTED ACROSS WESTERN INTO
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

NDZ004-005-012-013-022-023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-081145-
/O.NEW.KBIS.WW.Y.0011.161208T0335Z-161208T1500Z/
BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-MCHENRY-PIERCE-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...DUNSEITH...
ROLETTE...SHELL VALLEY...ST. JOHN...VELVA...TOWNER...DRAKE...
RUGBY...MCCLUSKY...GOODRICH...HARVEY...FESSENDEN...CARRINGTON...
STEELE...TAPPEN...JAMESTOWN...NAPOLEON...GACKLE...LAMOURE...
EDGELEY...KULM...WISHEK...ASHLEY...OAKES...ELLENDALE
935 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM
CST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT.

* OTHER IMPACTS...COLD WIND CHILLS.

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.


&&

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NDZ003-011-021-035-046-081145-
/O.EXA.KBIS.WC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-161208T1800Z/
RENVILLE-WARD-MCLEAN-BURLEIGH-EMMONS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOHALL...GLENBURN...SHERWOOD...MINOT...
GARRISON...WASHBURN...UNDERWOOD...WILTON...TURTLE LAKE...
BISMARCK...LINTON...STRASBURG
935 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST THURSDAY.

* WIND CHILLS...TO 30 BELOW ZERO THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
  FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IS POSSIBLE WITHIN 30 MINUTES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

NDZ001-002-009-010-017>020-031>034-040>045-081145-
/O.CON.KBIS.WC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-161208T1800Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-
GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-
ADAMS-SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...POWERS LAKE...
LIGNITE...COLUMBUS...PORTAL...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...STANLEY...
PARSHALL...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...HALLIDAY...BEULAH...HAZEN...
CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...MARMARTH...MOTT...
NEW ENGLAND...ELGIN...CARSON...NEW LEIPZIG...BOWMAN...HETTINGER...
FORT YATES...SELFRIDGE...SOLEN
935 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016 /835 PM MST WED DEC 7 2016/

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST /11 AM
MST/ THURSDAY...

* WIND CHILLS...TO 30 BELOW ZERO THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
  FROSTBITE TO EXPOSED SKIN IS POSSIBLE WITHIN 30 MINUTES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$



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