Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1014 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...WIND CHILLS REMAIN AROUND 25 BELOW ZERO...

.AN ARCTIC AIR MASS HAS SURGED SOUTHWARD ACROSS THE UPPER
MIDWEST. WIND CHILL VALUES BETWEEN 20 AND 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO
HAVE BEEN COMMON THIS EVENING ACROSS WESTERN AND SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA. WINDS WILL LESSEN AFTER MIDNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

MNZ041>044-047>050-055-131200-
/O.CON.KMPX.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170113T1200Z/
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-BENTON-
SWIFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ALEXANDRIA, LONG PRAIRIE, LITTLE FALLS,
PRINCETON, MORRIS, GLENWOOD, ST CLOUD, FOLEY, AND BENSON
1014 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 20 BELOW ZERO TO 24 BELOW
  ZERO UNTIL 6 AM FRIDAY...WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS
  OCCURRING AROUND 5 AM FRIDAY.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

MNZ045-051-052-054-056>059-064-065-073-130600-
/O.CON.KMPX.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170113T0600Z/
KANABEC-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-LAC QUI PARLE-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
WRIGHT-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-REDWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MORA, ELK RIVER, CAMBRIDGE, MADISON,
MONTEVIDEO, WILLMAR, LITCHFIELD, MONTICELLO, GRANITE FALLS,
OLIVIA, AND REDWOOD FALLS
1014 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 20 BELOW ZERO TO 25 BELOW
  ZERO UNTIL MIDNIGHT FRIDAY...WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS
  OCCURRING AROUND 11 PM THIS EVENING.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

MNZ053-066-067-074-075-082-083-091-092-WIZ014>016-130600-
/O.CON.KMPX.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170113T0600Z/
CHISAGO-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-BROWN-NICOLLET-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-MARTIN-
FARIBAULT-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CENTER CITY, HUTCHINSON, GAYLORD,
NEW ULM, ST PETER, ST JAMES, MANKATO, FAIRMONT, BLUE EARTH,
OSCEOLA, RICE LAKE, AND LADYSMITH
1014 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 15 BELOW ZERO TO 25 BELOW
  ZERO UNTIL MIDNIGHT FRIDAY...WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS
  OCCURRING AROUND 11 PM THIS EVENING.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$


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