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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1237 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...SNOW ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST MINNESOTA TONIGHT AND EARLY
MONDAY...

.A potent area of low pressure will lift from the Southern Plains
this morning to the Upper Midwest by Monday morning, and it will
spread rain into the Northland from the south this afternoon and
evening. The rain will transition to snow late tonight and early
Monday, bringing accumulating snowfall to much of central and
northeast Minnesota. Areas from the Brainerd Lakes region, to the
Duluth, Cloquet, and Grand Rapids areas, and into the Iron Range
and Arrowhead will will likely receive widespread snowfall of 3
to 6 inches. The snow should transition back to a wintry mixture
of rain and snow, with little additional accumulation, by Monday
afternoon. There could be an additional couple inches of snow in
the Arrowhead Monday night, after the break in accumulating snow
Monday afternoon.

MNZ011-012-018-019-025-026-033>037-010345-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0020.170501T0500Z-170501T1700Z/
North St. Louis-Northern Cook/Northern Lake-North Itasca-
Central St. Louis-North Cass-South Itasca-South Cass-Crow Wing-
Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-Carlton/South St. Louis-
Including the cities of Ely, Isabella, Bigfork, Hibbing, Walker,
Grand Rapids, Pine River, Brainerd, Hill City, Aitkin, and Duluth
1237 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO NOON CDT MONDAY...

* TIMING...Late tonight through Monday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 6 inches.

* WINDS...Northeast 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Around one-half mile at times, but could be as low
  as one-quarter mile near the Twin Ports to Cloquet due to
  locally stronger winds off Lake Superior.

* IMPACTS...Roads, bridges, and walkways may become snow covered
  and slippery. The combination of northeast winds and falling
  snow will reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means accumulating snow will
cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and
reduced visibility. Use caution while driving. Allow extra time
to reach your destination.

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