Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014


SDZ050-063-151100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.W.0005.141215T0600Z-141216T0000Z/
GREGORY-CHARLES MIX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREGORY...BURKE...WAGNER...PLATTE...
LAKE ANDES...MARTY
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST MONDAY...

* TIMING...AN AREA OF RAIN WILL LIFT NORTHWARD INTO THE WARNING
  AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET FOR A BRIEF
  PERIOD THEN QUICKLY TRANSITION TO SNOW OVERNIGHT. THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW WILL LIKELY FALL FROM ABOUT 6AM THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
  AFTERNOON WITH SNOWFALL DECREASING IN INTENSITY LATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ANY ICE ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE MINOR...WITH
  TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 20 TO 35
  MPH WILL CREATE SOME VISIBILITY AS LOW AS ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES OF FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MNZ071-072-080-097-SDZ040-056-151100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.W.0005.141215T1400Z-141216T0000Z/
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-PIPESTONE-BROOKINGS-MOODY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...
IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...PIPESTONE...BROOKINGS...
FLANDREAU
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM CST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...RAIN WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT BUT WILL QUICKLY
  TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN MONDAY MORNING. THE FREEZING RAIN
  SHOULD TRANSITION TO SNOW AROUND NOON WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF
  SLEET POSSIBLE AS WELL. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY BY
  EARLY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS AROUND TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
  ARE EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...INCREASING NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT
  20 TO 35 MPH WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW DURING THE
  AFTERNOON.

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-SDZ067-151100-
/O.EXA.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.141215T1400Z-141216T0000Z/
LYON IA-LINCOLN SD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...HARRISBURG
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM CST MONDAY.

* TIMING...RAINFALL LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY MORNING WILL
  BEGIN TO TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET DURING THE MID-
  TO LATE MORNING HOURS. THIS PRECIPITATION WILL QUICKLY CHANGE TO
  SNOW DURING THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF
  IN THE EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A GLAZE TO UP TO TWO
  TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED
  FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES.

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.

&&

$$

SDZ052-057-058-064-151100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.141215T0600Z-141216T0000Z/
JERAULD-BRULE-AURORA-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...ALPENA...
CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY...
ARMOUR...CORSICA...DELMONT
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

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

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION COVERAGE WILL INCREASE AFTER MIDNIGHT
  AS RAIN AND SLEET...CHANGING OVER TO SNOW IN THE LATE NIGHT
  AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. SNOW WILL CONTINUE...BRIEFLY HEAVY
  DURING THE MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...TAPERING OFF DURING
  THE EARLY EVENING. SOME AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE
  MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ANY ICE ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE MINOR...WITH
  TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 20 TO 35
  MPH WILL CREATE SOME VISIBILITY AS LOW AS ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES OF FALLING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

SDZ039-053-054-059-060-065-068-151100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.141215T1000Z-141216T0000Z/
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
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 6 PM
CST MONDAY...

* TIMING...RAIN WILL DEVELOP AND BEGIN TO MIX OR CHANGE TO
  FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET EARLY MONDAY MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION
  WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO SNOW BY ABOUT NOON. SNOWFALL WILL
  TAPER OFF LATER MONDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH
  ARE EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 3 INCHES
  NEAR HIGHWAY 14...TO 3 TO 5 INCHES SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 90.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...INCREASING NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT
  20 TO 30 MPH WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW DURING THE
  AFTERNOON MAINLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 90.

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.

&&

$$

MNZ081-089-098-SDZ055-061-062-066-069-151100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.141215T1400Z-141216T0000Z/
COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-ROCK-LAKE-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-YANKTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...
LUVERNE...MADISON...SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...
SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...
CHANCELLOR...YANKTON
907 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM
CST MONDAY...

* TIMING...RAINFALL LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY MORNING WILL
  BEGIN TO TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN DURING THE MORNING...
  BEFORE CHANGING TO SNOW DURING THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON.
  SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF IN THE EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN
  INCH ARE LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED FROM 2 TO 4
  INCHES.

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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