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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
310 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

SOME LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES WORKED SOUTH ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA AFTER MIDNIGHT.  THE SKY CLEARED ACROSS THE FAR NORTH AND
CLOUDS WERE BEGINNING TO THIN SOME ACROSS CENTRAL MINNESOTA.  EARLY
MORNING TEMPERATURES WERE ON THE COLD SIDE TO THE NORTH...UNDER THE
CLEAR SKY.  READINGS RANGED FROM AROUND 5 BELOW ZERO IN THE NORTH TO
THE TEENS IN THE SOUTH.

COLD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WAS BUILDING SOUTHEAST OVER THE STATE
THIS MORNING AND MAINTAIN THE HOLD ON OUR WEATHER THROUGH SATURDAY.
THE CLOUDS WILL CLEAR THIS MORNING...LEAVING COLD SUNSHINE TO MUCH
OF THE STATE.  HIGHS WILL RANGE FROM THE 5 BELOW ZERO NORTH TO 10
ABOVE IN THE SOUTH.

THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL DROP SOUTHEAST OVER THE AREA TONIGHT.
THIS WILL LIGHTEN THE WINDS MOST AREAS AND WITH A CLEAR SKY...LOW
TEMPERATURES WILL TUMBLE WELL BELOW ZERO. LOWS WILL RANGE FROM 30
BELOW ZERO NORTHEAST TO 10 BELOW SOUTH.

THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE WEST BY SATURDAY EVENING
SPREADING SNOW OVER THE STATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.
SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW A RE LIKELY OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA BY MONDAY MORNING.  ALONG WITH THE SNOW...WILL COME WARMER
AIR...WITH READINGS TOPPING OUT NEAR FREEZING BY MONDAY.

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