Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

SDZ050-063-152300-
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GREGORY-CHARLES MIX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREGORY...BURKE...WAGNER...PLATTE...
LAKE ANDES...MARTY
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IN THE PRE DAWN
  HOURS WILL QUICKLY TRANSITION TO SNOW EARLY THIS MORNING.
  HEAVIEST SNOW WILL LIKELY FALL FROM ABOUT 7 OR 8 AM THROUGH
  EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON WITH SNOWFALL DECREASING IN INTENSITY
  LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...A MINOR ACCUMULATION OF ICE WILL OCCUR THROUGH
  VERY EARLY MORNING...FOLLOWED BY TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION
  EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 4 TO 6 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-SDZ040-055-056-152300-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-141216T0300Z/
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
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...RAIN OR DRIZZLE DEVELOPING IN THE PRE DAWN HOURS WILL
  TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN MONDAY MORNING. THE FREEZING RAIN
  SHOULD START TO CHANGE TO SNOW IN THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON...
   WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF SLEET POSSIBLE AS WELL. THE SNOW WILL
  DECREASE IN INTENSITY BY MID EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
  ARE EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...INCREASING NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT
  20 TO 35 MPH WILL CREATE PATCHY BLOWING SNOW MID TO LATE
  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.

&&

$$

SDZ038-152300-
/O.EXT.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-141216T0000Z/
BEADLE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HURON
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BY LATE
  THIS MORNING. LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN
  TENTH OF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED
  FROM 1 TO 2 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.

&&

$$

SDZ052-057-058-064-152300-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-141216T0000Z/
JERAULD-BRULE-AURORA-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...ALPENA...
CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY...
ARMOUR...CORSICA...DELMONT
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL DEVELOP THIS
  MORNING...MIXING BRIEFLY WITH SLEET BEFORE CHANGING OVER TO
  SNOW EARLY TO MID MORNING. SNOW WILL BE MOST PREVALENT DURING
  THE MID MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...TAPERING OFF LATE.
  PATCHY 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 2 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.

&&

$$

SDZ039-053-054-059-060-065-068-152300-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-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
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...RAIN IN THE PREDAWN HOURS WILL GRADUALLY BEGIN TO MIX
  OR CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET EARLY THIS MORNING. THE
  PRECIPITATION WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO SNOW LATE MORNING
  TO AROUND NOON. SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF EARLY THIS EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH
  ARE EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM AROUND 2 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 PATCHY 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.

&&

$$

IAZ001-MNZ081-089-098-SDZ061-062-066-067-069-152300-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-141216T0300Z/
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
859 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...RAINFALL THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING WILL BEGIN TO
  TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN DURING THE MORNING...MIXING
  BRIEFLY WITH SLEET...BEFORE CHANGING TO SNOW DURING THE EARLY
  TO MID AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF DURING THE EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN
  INCH ARE EXPECTED. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE 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.

&&

$$

SCHUMACHER



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