Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1142 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...VERY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES DEVELOPING...

.TEMPERATURES OVERNIGHT WILL DROP WELL BELOW ZERO...AND WITH THE
CONTINUED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH...WILL CREATE WIND CHILL
VALUES 25 TO 35 BELOW ZERO. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED
LATER TONIGHT AND THROUGH MID MORNING WEDNESDAY FOR AREAS
NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM REDWOOD FALLS TO CAMBRIDGE.

MNZ041>045-047>059-064-065-073-041345-
/O.CON.KMPX.WC.Y.0016.150304T0600Z-150304T1500Z/
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-REDWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...LONG PRAIRIE...
LITTLE FALLS...PRINCETON...MORA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...ST. CLOUD...
FOLEY...ELK RIVER...CAMBRIDGE...CENTER CITY...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...MONTICELLO...GRANITE FALLS...
OLIVIA...REDWOOD FALLS
1142 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...COLDEST WIND CHILLS DEVELOPING BETWEEN 4 AM AND 8 AM.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...25 TO 30 BELOW ZERO.

* MAIN IMPACT...EXPOSED SKIN COULD FREEZE IN LESS THAN 30
  MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
WHEN VENTURING OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

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