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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1202 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

LATE THIS MORNING A BROAD RIDGE OF ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WAS
CENTERED OVER EASTERN MINNESOTA. SKIES WERE MAINLY CLOUDY
SOUTHWEST...AND MOSTLY SUNNY ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE.
WINDS WERE GENERALLY LIGHT AND AT 11 AM TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM 9
DEGREES BELOW ZERO NORTH...TO 15 DEGREES SOUTHWEST. WIND CHILLS
RANGED FROM AROUND 25 BELOW NORTHWEST...TO NEAR ZERO SOUTHEAST.

THE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE EASTWARD THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT AS A WEAK STORM SYSTEM TAKES SHAPE IN EASTERN MONTANA.
CLOUD COVER WILL INCREASE FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST THROUGH
TONIGHT. LIGHT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA TONIGHT AND
ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE OVERNIGHT. WINDS MAY BE A BIT
BREEZY OVER PORTIONS OF WESTERN MINNESOTA RESULTING IN LOCALLY
REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE AT TIMES.
TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WILL REACH THE LOW SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE
ZERO NORTHEAST...AND THE MIDDLE TO UPPER TEENS SOUTHWEST. LOWS
TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE 10 TO 15 BELOW ZERO NORTHEAST...TO THE
LOW TEENS ABOVE ZERO SOUTHWEST.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS MUCH OF MINNESOTA...
GRADUALLY ENDING FROM WEST TO EAST. SNOW WILL LINGER IN NORTHERN
AND NORTHEAST MINNESOTA THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 6 INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH THE HIGHEST SNOW
AMOUNTS IN WESTERN AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA. WINDS WILL REMAIN
BREEZY IN THE WEST WITH REDUCED VISIBILITIES LOWER THAN ONE-HALF
MILE AT TIMES. TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY WILL CLIMB INTO THE MIDDLE
TEENS ABOVE ZERO NORTHEAST...AND THE UPPER 20S SOUTHWEST.

AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE STATE
MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...RESULTING IN PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AND
OVERCAST SKIES PUNCTUATED WITH MOMENTS OF SUNSHINE. ADDITIONAL
SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 4 INCHES IS POSSIBLE DURING THE THREE
DAY PERIOD. TEMPERATURES WILL TREND ABOVE AVERAGE THROUGH THE
EARLY WEEK...TRENDING A LITTLE COOLER BY MIDWEEK.

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HUYCK



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