Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
857 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014


SDZ039-053-054-059-060-065-068-160400-
/O.EXP.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-141216T0300Z/
KINGSBURY-SANBORN-MINER-DAVISON-HANSON-HUTCHINSON-BON HOMME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE SMET...ARLINGTON...LAKE PRESTON...
WOONSOCKET...HOWARD...MITCHELL...ALEXANDRIA...EMERY...PARKSTON...
FREEMAN...MENNO...TRIPP...TYNDALL...SCOTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
AVON...TABOR
857 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO TAPER OFF ACROSS THE AREA.

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MNZ071-072-080-097-SDZ040-055-056-160600-
/O.EXT.KFSD.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-141216T0600Z/
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-PIPESTONE-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...
IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...PIPESTONE...BROOKINGS...
MADISON...FLANDREAU
857 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA...THEN TAPER
  OFF AFTER MIDNIGHT. WITH STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS THERE MAY BE A
  THREAT OF FALLING TREE BRANCHES WHERE THE ICE ACCUMULATIONS
  WERE HEAVIEST.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH WILL PERIODICALLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  TO AS LOW AS A MILE INTO THE LATE NIGHT HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

IAZ001-MNZ081-089-098-SDZ061-062-066-067-069-160600-
/O.EXT.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-141216T0600Z/
LYON IA-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-ROCK-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-
YANKTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...LUVERNE...
SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...SIOUX FALLS...
PARKER...CENTERVILLE...MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...
CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...HARRISBURG...YANKTON
857 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

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

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW AND PATCHY BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH LATE EVENING...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY 12 AM.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO RANGE
  FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS FROM 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  NEAR 40 MPH WILL CREATE SOME VISIBILITIES AS LOW AS A MILE AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



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