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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
559 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

MNZ041>043-047>051-054>059-064>067-073>077-082>085-091>093-260200-
BENTON-BLUE EARTH-BROWN-CHIPPEWA-DOUGLAS-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
KANDIYOHI-LAC QUI PARLE-LE SUEUR-MARTIN-MCLEOD-MEEKER-MORRISON-
NICOLLET-POPE-REDWOOD-RENVILLE-RICE-SHERBURNE-SIBLEY-STEARNS-STEELE-
STEVENS-SWIFT-TODD-WASECA-WATONWAN-WRIGHT-YELLOW MEDICINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERT LEA...ALEXANDRIA...BENSON...
FAIRMONT...HUTCHINSON...MANKATO...MONTEVIDEO...NEW ULM...OWATONNA...
REDWOOD FALLS...ST CLOUD...ST PETER...WILLMAR
559 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.NOW...
A WIDE AREA OF SNOW IS MOVING INTO THE WESTERN HALF OF MINNESOTA
FROM THE DAKOTAS...BETWEEN NOW AND MIDNIGHT.

THE LEADING EDGE IS MOVING OR DEVELOPING TO THE EAST AT 20 MPH...AND
WILL MOVE ACROSS BROWNS VALLEY...WHEATON...AND ORTONVILLE TO ELBOW
LAKE...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...APPLETON...BENSON...AND
WILLMAR...MADISON...MONTEVIDEO...CANBY...CALRKFIELD...AND GRANITE
FALLS...OLIVIA...MARSHALL TO REDWOOD FALLS...AND NEW ULM...SIOUX
FALLS TO WORTHINGTON AND FAIRMONT...BETWEEN NOW AND MIDNIGHT.

UP TO AN INCH OF NEW SNOW COULD ACCUMULATE OVER THE WESTERN QUARTER
OF MINNESOTA THIS EVENING...TO THE WEST OF HIGHWAY 71.

THE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY LIGHT FROM THE SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 15
MPH...AND THIS WILL KEEP THE SNOW FROM BLOWING OR DRIFITNG TONIGHT.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
600 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

MNZ054-056-064>067-073>077-082>085-091>093-270000-
LAC QUI PARLE-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-
STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
600 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA AND
WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY BEGINS LATE TONIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
AROUND 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY DAWN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES INTO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AN INCH OR TWO ARE
LIKELY...MAKING FOR TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS AND SNOWFALL OBSERVERS ARE URGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
342 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOW DEVELOPING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING ON
WEDNESDAY..

.SNOW WILL MOVE INTO WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA THIS EVENING AND THEN
SPREAD SOUTHEAST INTO SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA DURING THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING ACROSS WEST
CENTRAL MINNESOTA BEFORE ENDING...WHILE THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE FOR
MUCH OF THE DAY ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. SNOW ACCUMULATION
ACROSS THE AREA WILL BE IN THE 3 TO 4 INCH RANGE. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING
FOR WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...ALONG AND SOUTH
OF A LINE FROM MADISON TO HUTCHINSON TO NORTHFIELD. THE ADVISORY
CONTINUES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ALONG THE I-35 CORRIDOR FROM
NORTHFIELD TO ALBERT LEA.

MNZ054-056-064>067-073>075-082-083-091-092-260545-
/O.NEW.KMPX.WW.Y.0028.141126T0600Z-141126T1800Z/
LAC QUI PARLE-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...
OLIVIA...HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...
ST. PETER...ST. JAMES...MANKATO...FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH
342 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO NOON CST WEDNESDAY.


* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...ACCUMULATING SNOW DEVELOPING AROUND MIDNIGHT AND
  CONTINUING THROUGH THE MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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