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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
426 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Eau Claire-
426 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and
southern Minnesota...and west central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Accumulating snow is expected tonight, primarily along and north
of Interstate 94, where 1 to 3 inches are possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Accumulating snow is possible Wednesday night and Thursday. A
high amount of uncertainty exists regarding the track of the
storm, which will impact snow amounts. Check back for updates on
this developing storm system.


Spotters and snowfall observers are urged to report snowfall
amounts to the National Weather Service.


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
405 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Koochiching-North St. Louis-Northern Cook/Northern Lake-
North Itasca-Central St. Louis-Southern Lake/North Shore-
Southern Cook/North Shore-North Cass-South Itasca-South Cass-
Crow Wing-Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-Carlton/South St. Louis-
405 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Light snow will increase from the west this afternoon and evening,
which could bring one to two inches to the Brainerd Lakes region.
Lake effect snow along the North Shore of Lake Superior will
increase overnight as well.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

After the morning snowfall, freezing rain or drizzle is possible
Saturday with little to no ice accumulation expected at this time.
A larger system passes by to our south late in the week, but is
not expected to impact our area at this time.


Snow spotters are requested to report measurements of snow accumulations
tonight and Saturday to the National Weather Service. Spotters
and the public can also report precipitation type with the free
M-PING smartphone app.


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
607 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

West Polk-Norman-Clay-Kittson-Roseau-Lake Of The Woods-
West Marshall-East Marshall-North Beltrami-Pennington-Red Lake-
East Polk-North Clearwater-South Beltrami-Mahnomen-
South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-East Becker-Wilkin-
West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-Towner-Cavalier-
Pembina-Benson-Ramsey-Eastern Walsh County-Eddy-Nelson-
Grand Forks-Griggs-Steele-Traill-Barnes-Cass-Ransom-Sargent-
Richland-Western Walsh County-
607 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern North
Dakota, west central and northwest Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Light snow will fall today through Saturday morning. A prolonged
period of light snow with one to three inches of snow forecast
over the northeast three fourths of the Red River Valley. Winds
will remain relatively light and impacts are expected to be only
the light snow.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Strong winds may be possible with a system on Monday or Tuesday.
Another strong system may be possible next Wednesday or Thursday
with light snow and strong winds. Details and impacts uncertain
at this time. Stay tuned for later updates.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.



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