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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

NDZ006-007-014-015-024-026-028-054-070000-
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/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1200Z-161207T0000Z/
TOWNER-CAVALIER-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-NELSON-GRIGGS-
WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...FORT TOTTEN...
MADDOCK...LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...NEW ROCKFORD...
LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...COOPERSTOWN...EDINBURG...
ADAMS...LANKIN
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
  ON TUESDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 6 AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY MORNING AND REMAIN GUSTY
  THROUGH THE DAY. NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE
STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

NDZ008-016-027-029-030-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161206T1500Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1500Z-161207T0000Z/
PEMBINA-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-GRAND FORKS-STEELE-TRAILL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAVALIER...WALHALLA...DRAYTON...
PEMBINA...NECHE...ST. THOMAS...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...
GRAND FORKS...FINLEY...HOPE...MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...HATTON...
PORTLAND
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
  ON TUESDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 6 AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY MORNING AND REMAIN GUSTY
  THROUGH THE DAY. NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE
STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MNZ001-004-007-008-013>015-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161206T1800Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1800Z-161207T0000Z/
WEST POLK-KITTSON-WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...LANCASTER...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...
NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...GRYGLA...THIEF RIVER FALLS...
RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
  ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 6AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 14 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST 30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE
STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

NDZ039-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1500Z-161207T0000Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161206T1500Z/
CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...FARGO
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
  AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL
  DEVELOP ON TUESDAY MORNING.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 4 PM AND 10 PM THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST 30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR SLEET
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY 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.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

NDZ038-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1200Z-161207T0000Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161206T1200Z/
BARNES-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VALLEY CITY
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY.  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
  ON TUESDAY MORNING.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 4 PM AND 10 PM THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST 30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR SLEET
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY 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.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MNZ002-003-022-027-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.BZ.W.0004.161206T1800Z-161207T0000Z/
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161206T1800Z/
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-WEST BECKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ADA...TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...
MOORHEAD...MAHNOMEN...NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...DETROIT LAKES
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
  AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL
  DEVELOP ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 3AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST 30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN SNOW TONIGHT...BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR SLEET
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY 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.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MNZ005-006-009-016-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161207T0000Z/
ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-NORTH BELTRAMI-NORTH CLEARWATER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...
BAUDETTE...RED LAKE...REDBY...PONEMAH...BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 3 AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A HALF MILE IN 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.

&&

$$

MNZ017-023-070000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-161207T0000Z/
SOUTH BELTRAMI-SOUTH CLEARWATER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEMIDJI...ALIDA...EBRO...LAKE ITASCA...
LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...UPPER RICE LAKE
1010 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

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

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
  AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6 PM TUESDAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING AND 3 AM TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR SLEET
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY 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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