Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
945 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOW PERSISTING TONIGHT WITH RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW
ACROSS NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...

.RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSITION TO SNOW ACROSS NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN THROUGH 1 AM. ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS A
LARGE PART OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA OVERNIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS OF
SEVERAL INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND THE
MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...AND ACROSS NORTHWEST WISCONSIN LATER TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY MORNING. GUSTY NORTH WINDS FROM 10 TO 20 MPH WILL
USHER IN COLDER AIR...WHICH WILL CAUSE LOCALIZED AREAS OF LOWER
VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS. TEMPERATURES FALLING TO
THE MID 20S WILL CAUSE SLUSH AND SNOW ON AREA ROADS TO
REFREEZE...RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY VERY SLICK AND HAZARDOUS
DRIVING CONDITIONS IN MANY AREAS WITH COMPACTED ICE ON MANY
ROADWAYS.

MNZ010-018-025-026-033-034-160600-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-141216T0600Z/
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ITASCA-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INTERNATIONAL FALLS...BIGFORK...
WALKER...GRAND RAPIDS...PINE RIVER...BRAINERD
945 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...INCLUDING INTERNATIONAL
  FALLS...BIG FORK...GRAND RAPIDS...AND BRAINERD.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY AROUND AN INCH OR LESS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...REFREEZING OF SLUSH AND SNOW WILL MAKE FOR VERY SLICK
  AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS IN MANY AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED AND
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY. ALLOW EXTRA
TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

MNZ011-012-019>021-035>038-WIZ001-006-161145-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-141216T1200Z/
NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-
SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN AITKIN-
SOUTHERN AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BURNETT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELY...ISABELLA...HIBBING...
TWO HARBORS...GRAND MARAIS...HILL CITY...AITKIN...DULUTH...
CLOQUET...HINCKLEY...SUPERIOR...GRANTSBURG
945 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND PORTIONS OF
  NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...INCLUDING ELY...HIBBING...TWO
  HARBORS...GRAND MARAIS...THE TWIN PORTS...HINCKLEY...AND
  INTERSTATE 35.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 AM TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...AS LOW AS A HALF MILE AT TIMES IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...REFREEZING OF SLUSH AND SNOW WILL MAKE FOR VERY SLICK
  AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS IN MANY AREAS...ESPECIALLY
  SECONDARY AND UNTREATED ROADS...BRIDGES...OVERPASSES AND RAMPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED AND
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY. ALLOW EXTRA
TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$






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