Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
339 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW CONTINUES THIS MORNING...

.SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING FROM SOUTHERN MINNESOTA
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.
ACCUMULATIONS SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 14 FROM MANKATO TO OWATONNA WILL
RANGE FROM 3 TO 6 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS ALONG AND
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 90. TOTALS WILL RAPIDLY DIMINISH NORTH OF
HIGHWAY 14. BRISK NORTHEASTERLY WINDS MAY ALSO LEAD TO SOME
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND ATTENDANT VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS.

MNZ082>085-091>093-011745-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150201T1800Z/
WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. JAMES...MANKATO...WASECA...
OWATONNA...FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
339 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TODAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AROUND 3 INCHES ALONG HIGHWAY 14 FROM
  MANKATO TO OWATONNA...TO AROUND 6 INCHES ALONG AND SOUTH OF
  INTERSTATE 90.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. BRISK
  NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AS WELL.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK. VISIBILITIES
  WILL BE REDUCED DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

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