Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LONG DURATION SNOWFALL IS IN PROGRESS FOR PARTS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN...

.A LONG PERIOD OF SNOWFALL WITH ACCUMULATIONS FROM 5 TO 8 INCHES
IS EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN
EFFECT FOR LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF A MORRIS TO ST
CLOUD TO LADYSMITH WISCONSIN LINE. THIS INCLUDES THE TWIN CITIES
METRO AREA.

A MUCH NARROWER BAND OF 8 TO 10 INCHES IS TAKING SHAPE ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. THIS BAND HAS PROMPTED AN
UPGRADED TO A WINTER STORM WARNING. THIS BAND IS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE FROM GRANITE FALLS...TO ST. PETER...TO PINE ISLAND.

MNZ069-070-076>078-084-085-111315-
/O.UPG.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161212T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMPX.WS.W.0005.161211T0512Z-161212T0000Z/
SCOTT-DAKOTA-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WASECA-STEELE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...LE SUEUR...
FARIBAULT...RED WING...WASECA...OWATONNA
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 6 PM SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MNZ054-064-065-067-073>075-083-111315-
/O.UPG.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KMPX.WS.W.0005.161211T0512Z-161211T1800Z/
LAC QUI PARLE-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-SIBLEY-REDWOOD-BROWN-
NICOLLET-BLUE EARTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
GAYLORD...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST PETER...MANKATO
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MNZ047>049-055>058-066-082-091-092-111315-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-MCLEOD-
WATONWAN-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...ST CLOUD...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...HUTCHINSON...ST JAMES...
FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON SUNDAY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MNZ050>053-059>063-068-093-111315-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161212T0000Z/
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-
WASHINGTON-CARVER-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FOLEY...ELK RIVER...CAMBRIDGE...
CENTER CITY...MONTICELLO...MINNEAPOLIS...BLAINE...ST PAUL...
STILLWATER...CHASKA...ALBERT LEA
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 6 PM SUNDAY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-111315-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161212T0300Z/
POLK-BARRON-RUSK-ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSCEOLA...RICE LAKE...LADYSMITH...
HUDSON...RIVER FALLS...PRESCOTT...MENOMONIE...DURAND...
CHIPPEWA FALLS...EAU CLAIRE
1112 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 9 PM SUNDAY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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