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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1245 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

MNZ003-029-030-040-NDZ006-014-015-024-026-028-029-038-039-049-052-
053-141845-
CLAY-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-GRANT-TOWNER-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-
NELSON-GRIGGS-STEELE-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
1245 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST SUNDAY...

SNOW ASSOCIATED WITH AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO
WESTERN PARTS OF THE REGION EARLY THIS EVENING SPREADING EAST
OVERNIGHT. HEAVIEST SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE SOUTH
AND WEST OF A LINE FROM DEVILS LAKE TO VALLEY CITY TO FERGUS
FALLS WHERE GENERALLY 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW...WITH LOCALIZED 5
INCH AMOUNTS...IS LIKELY. IN ADDITION...SOUTHEAST WINDS GUSTING UP
TO 30 MPH MAY CAUSE VISIBILITY TO BE REDUCED TO AS LITTLE AS ONE
HALF MILE WHEN COMBINED WITH FALLING SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1219 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

MNZ003-030-NDZ006-014-015-024-026-028-029-039-141800-
/O.EXA.KFGF.WW.Y.0005.160214T0000Z-160214T1800Z/
CLAY-WEST OTTER TAIL-TOWNER-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-NELSON-GRIGGS-
STEELE-CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOORHEAD...FERGUS FALLS...CANDO...
FORT TOTTEN...MADDOCK...LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...COOPERSTOWN...
FINLEY...HOPE...FARGO
1219 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND 6 PM AND THEN DIMINISH
  AROUND NOON SUNDAY.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 6 AM SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...WITH
  LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 5 INCHES... ARE EXPECTED.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES
  TONIGHT DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

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