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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
531 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ003-024-027>032-040-NDZ038-039-049-052-053-031130-
CLAY-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
531 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW TO AFFECT THE REGION LATE TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE REGION LATE TONIGHT.
STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 20 TO 40 MPH WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE
FRONT TOWARDS MORNING. IN ADDITION LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE WITH
THE FAVORED AREAS FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW ALONG THE NORTH AND SOUTH
DAKOTA BORDER AND ADJACENT WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG
WINDS AND FALLING SNOW MAY CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW FROM THE
VALLEY WESTWARD REDUCING VISIBILITY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

LIGHT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE TUESDAY WITH TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE. REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE ESPECIALLY DURING THE MORNING.
HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP LATER IN THE AFTERNOON
CONTINUING OVERNIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED BUT SNOWFALL REPORTS WILL
BE WELCOME.

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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
405 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ003-027>032-040-NDZ038-039-049-052-053-022215-
CLAY-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOORHEAD...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA...
ELBOW LAKE...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON
405 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT LATE TONIGHT WILL BRING A RETURN TO HARD WINTER...

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION LATE TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH
SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 30 MPH AND GUSTS TO 45 MPH WEST OF THE RED
RIVER VALLEY ON TUESDAY. IN ADDITION...1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW ARE
POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. THE BEST POTENTIAL FOR
SNOW WILL BE ALONG THE NORTH AND SOUTH DAKOTA BORDER INTO ADJACENT
WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. COMBINED WITH THE STRONG WINDS...THE SNOW
AND BLOWING SNOW MAY LEAD TO DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS LATE
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...INCLUDING THE MORNING COMMUTE. THERE IS
STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY ON HOW WIDESPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL
OCCUR AND TO WHAT DEGREE BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY.

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL OVER THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT OR
TUESDAY...PLEASE MONITOR THE LATEST FORECAST.

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