Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
305 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS AND SNOW ON SUNDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA
THROUGH NORTHERN MINNESOTA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG
NORTHWEST WINDS AND AREAS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE
OF THIS SYSTEM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-019>023-070600-
/O.UPG.KABR.BZ.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KABR.BZ.W.0001.160207T1500Z-160208T1200Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-
HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE
305 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST MONDAY.
THE BLIZZARD WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT BLIZZARD CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP AROUND 9 AM SUNDAY AND
  THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6 AM MONDAY.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 60 MPH WILL CAUSE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING OF THE SNOW IS LIKELY.
  DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES IS POSSIBLE

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* TRAVEL MAY BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR
THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

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