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
356 AM CST MON NOV 17 2014


IAZ002-003-013-014-021-022-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-
171800-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0022.141117T1600Z-141118T0000Z/
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-LINCOLN MN-
LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...
ARNOLDS PARK...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...CHEROKEE...
STORM LAKE...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...
MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...
WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...LUVERNE
356 AM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE STRONG FROM LATE MORNING
  THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...BEFORE TAPERING DOWN THIS EVENING.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS WILL AVERAGE 20 TO
  35 MPH. SPEEDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW DUE TO THE FRESH SNOW COVER...WITH VISIBILITIES
  REDUCED TO A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN OPEN AREAS.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...THE WINDS AND COLD TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT
  IN WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE RANGE OF 10 BELOW ZERO TO 15 BELOW
  ZERO TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS...AS THE INTENSITY OF BLOWING SNOW WILL LIKELY VARY GREATLY
OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

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