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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
427 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM POSSIBLE SOUTH CENTRAL INTO EAST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA MONDAY INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

.A WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY INTO TUESDAY
MORNING FROM THE I-35 CORRIDOR WEST TO A LINE FROM REDWOOD FALLS
TO CAMBRIDGE. THIS SYSTEM HAS EXHIBITED A SLOWING TREND, THEREFORE
THE PRECIPITATION ONSET WILL OCCUR A BIT LATER, SO THE WATCH
START TIME HAS BEEN DELAYED BY 6 HOURS. THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR
SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ALONG WITH THE THREAT FOR ICE ACCUMULATIONS
NEAR A QUARTER OF AN INCH SOUTH OF WHERE THE SNOW FALLS.
SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE LIKELY MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. IN
ADDITION...IF SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPERIENCED...
SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES COULD OCCUR AS WELL DUE TO ICE
ACCUMULATION ON TREES AND POWER LINES.

MNZ073-074-082>085-091>093-151830-
/O.EXT.KMPX.WS.A.0001.170116T1200Z-170117T1200Z/
REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF REDWOOD FALLS, NEW ULM, ST JAMES,
MANKATO, WASECA, OWATONNA, FAIRMONT, BLUE EARTH, AND ALBERT LEA
427 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
  LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* TOTAL WET SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 3 INCHES AND ICE
  ACCUMULATIONS UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE POSSIBLE.

* THE ICE COULD RESULT IN DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

MNZ051>053-058>063-065>070-075>077-151830-
/O.EXT.KMPX.WS.A.0001.170116T1800Z-170117T1800Z/
SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-
WASHINGTON-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-NICOLLET-
LE SUEUR-RICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELK RIVER, CAMBRIDGE, CENTER CITY,
LITCHFIELD, MONTICELLO, MINNEAPOLIS, BLAINE, ST PAUL, STILLWATER,
OLIVIA, HUTCHINSON, GAYLORD, CHASKA, SHAKOPEE, HASTINGS,
ST PETER, LE SUEUR, AND FARIBAULT
427 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 3 INCHES AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS
  UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE POSSIBLE.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


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