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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
350 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER NORTH CENTRAL IOWA SUNDAY
AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY MORNING...

.LIGHT SNOW IS FORECAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
WITH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE. VERY STRONG WINDS
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND PERSIST THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING. WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH WILL CREATE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE NEW SNOW AND OF THE
EXISTING SNOW PACK DURING THIS PERIOD. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL BE
POSSIBLE ALONG WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>026-033>037-060600-
/O.NEW.KDMX.BZ.A.0002.160207T2100Z-160208T1500Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-
HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...SAC CITY...LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...
SCHALLER...EARLY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...
FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY
350 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 45 MPH. VISIBILITIES MAY DROP BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE
  FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAY CREATE
  TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND MAY MAKE TRAVEL NEARLY
  IMPOSSIBLE IN SOME AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES.
THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY
DANGEROUS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
321 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

IAZ002-003-013-014-022-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-SDZ040-
061200-
/O.NEW.KFSD.BZ.A.0002.160207T1800Z-160208T1200Z/
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-BUENA VISTA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-
MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-BROOKINGS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...
ARNOLDS PARK...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...
STORM LAKE...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...
MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...
WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...BROOKINGS
321 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT DUE TO A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS
  AND FALLING SNOW.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 50 MPH COULD
  CAUSE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING
  OF THE SNOW THAT FELL EARLIER IN THE WEEK IS LIKELY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 1 INCH
  ARE POSSIBLE...BUT HIGHER AMOUNTS MAY BE POSSIBLE IN STRONGER
  SNOW SHOWERS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL COULD BECOME VERY DIFFICULT AT TIMES DUE TO
  REDUCED VISIBILITY AND BLOWING SNOW OVER ROADWAYS. RURAL AND
  OPEN AREAS WILL HAVE THE HIGHEST IMPACT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES.
THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY
DANGEROUS.

$$

DUX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
307 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS AND SNOW ON SUNDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA TO
THE GREAT LAKES LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS AND AREAS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE
OF THIS SYSTEM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-019>023-061000-
/O.NEW.KABR.BZ.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0600Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-
HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE
307 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* TIMING...SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 55 MPH POSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS
  THAN ONE HALF MILE DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO TWO INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR BLOWING AND
FALLING SNOW...THAT IN COMBINATION WITH STRONG WINDS COULD CREATE
EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES. THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY DANGEROUS.

&&

$$

PARKIN

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
305 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STRONG WINDS GENERATING BLOWING SNOW SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.A BLIZZARD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR WEST CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND
PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS WATCH IS WEST OF A LINE FROM ALEXANDRIA TO
REDWOOD FALLS...TO FAIRMONT.

A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM THAT WILL AFFECT THE NORTHERN PLAINS AND
UPPER MIDWEST THIS WEEKEND...WILL PRODUCE VERY STRONG WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 40 TO 50 MPH IN THE WATCH AREA. LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP
SUNDAY MORNING...AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY IN THE WATCH AREA.
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL AVERAGE BETWEEN ONE AND TWO INCHES BEFORE
TAPERING OFF TO FLURRIES LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

THERE IS A CONCERN THAT HIGH TEMPERATURES ON SATURDAY WILL CREATE
A CRUST ON THE SNOWPACK...LIMITING THE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES. HOWEVER...THE LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED BEFORE THE
STRONGER WINDS DEVELOP...MAY ALLOW FOR SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW IN THE WATCH AREA.

MNZ054-056-064-065-073-074-082-091-060515-
/O.NEW.KMPX.BZ.A.0002.160207T1800Z-160208T1200Z/
LAC QUI PARLE-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-REDWOOD-BROWN-
WATONWAN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...
OLIVIA...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. JAMES...FAIRMONT
305 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A BLIZZARD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

* BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 50 MPH COULD CAUSE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING OF THE SNOW IS POSSIBLE.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE...INCLUDING THE
  MORNING COMMUTE ON MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES.
THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY
DANGEROUS.

$$

JLT/DE


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
317 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

SDZ050-052-057-058-063-064-061100-
/O.EXT.KFSD.HW.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0300Z/
GREGORY-JERAULD-BRULE-AURORA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREGORY...BURKE...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...
ALPENA...CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...
STICKNEY...WAGNER...PLATTE...LAKE ANDES...MARTY...ARMOUR...
CORSICA...DELMONT
317 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD OCCUR FROM MID MORNING
  SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. WINDY CONDITIONS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH ALL OF SUNDAY NIGHT HOWEVER.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH
  ARE POSSIBLE...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH OR GREATER FROM MID MORNING
  SUNDAY TO EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. THE WINDS WILL DECREASE SLIGHTLY
  SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WILL STILL RANGE BETWEEN 25 AND 40 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
317 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

SDZ038-053-059-060-065-068-061100-
/O.EXB.KFSD.HW.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0300Z/
BEADLE-SANBORN-DAVISON-HANSON-HUTCHINSON-BON HOMME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HURON...WOONSOCKET...MITCHELL...
ALEXANDRIA...EMERY...PARKSTON...FREEMAN...MENNO...TRIPP...
TYNDALL...SCOTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...AVON...TABOR
317 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD OCCUR FROM MID MORNING
  SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. WINDY CONDITIONS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH ALL OF SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH
  ARE POSSIBLE...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH OR GREATER FROM MID MORNING
  SUNDAY TO EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. THE WINDS WILL DECREASE SLIGHTLY
  SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WILL STILL RANGE BETWEEN 25 AND 40 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
301 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS ON SUNDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA TO
THE GREAT LAKES LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THIS SYSTEM.

SDZ003>005-009-010-015>017-033>037-045-048-051-061000-
/O.EXT.KABR.HW.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0300Z/
CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-
STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-LYMAN-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCLAUGHLIN...HERREID...EUREKA...
MOBRIDGE...IPSWICH...TIMBER LAKE...GETTYSBURG...FAULKTON...
FORT PIERRE...ONIDA...PIERRE...HIGHMORE...MILLER...MURDO...
PRESHO...FORT THOMPSON
301 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016 /201 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016/

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL LIKELY BE AFFECTED.
  STRONG WINDS CAN CREATE FLYING DEBRIS. GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN
  CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

PARKIN

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
301 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS ON SUNDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA TO
THE GREAT LAKES LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THIS SYSTEM.

SDZ006-018-061000-
/O.EXB.KABR.HW.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0300Z/
BROWN-SPINK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ABERDEEN...REDFIELD
301 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL LIKELY BE AFFECTED.
  STRONG WINDS CAN CREATE FLYING DEBRIS. GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN
  CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
152 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016

SDZ014-025-026-031-032-043-046-047-049-072-073-WYZ071-061200-
/O.EXT.KUNR.HW.A.0001.160207T0900Z-160208T0300Z/
ZIEBACH-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-
HAAKON-JACKSON-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...
WALL...PHILIP...KADOKA...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...
STURGIS...UNION CENTER...COLONY
152 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016 /252 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016/

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE
  BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
851 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

SDZ007-008-021-023-061800-
MARSHALL-ROBERTS-GRANT-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRITTON...SISSETON...MILBANK...
CLEAR LAKE
851 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...LOCALLY STRONG AND GUSTY DOWNSLOPE WINDS ARE EXPECTED...

ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE SISSETON HILLS LATE TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY...WESTERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
OVER 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED. THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS SHOULD DEVELOP
BETWEEN 6 AM CST AND NOON CST SATURDAY. THE LOCATIONS MOST
AFFECTED WILL BE THE HIGHER TERRAIN AREAS OF THE SISSETON HILLS AS
WELL AS UP TO 15 MILES EAST OF THE HILLS. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE
29 BETWEEN SUMMIT AND PEEVER...OR BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 210 AND
225. U.S. HIGHWAY 12 FROM SUMMIT TO MILBANK MAY ALSO EXPERIENCE
STRONG WINDS.

THE STRONG WINDS MAY PROMOTE MAINLY SOME MINOR GROUND LEVEL
DRIFTING SNOW. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS ACROSS FAR NORTHEASTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN WIND
DIRECTION AND SPEED WITHIN THIS FAVORED DOWNSLOPE WIND REGION.

$$

DORN


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
346 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

IAZ001-012-020-021-031-032-MNZ098-NEZ013-014-SDZ039-054>056-061-
062-066-067-069>071-062200-
LYON IA-SIOUX-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-WOODBURY-IDA-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-
KINGSBURY-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-
YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
346 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.
LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION OF SNOW IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING AND BECOME STRONG BY
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY APPROACH 30
MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BUT WIND GUSTS GREATER THAN 45
MPH MAY CONTINUE.

IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE PREVALENT
SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. ESPECIALLY DURING FALLING
SNOW...VISIBILITIES WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AT TIMES TO POSSIBLY A
QUARTER MILE DUE TO THE WINDY CONDITIONS. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL
REMAIN UNDER ONE INCH ON SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

BLOWING SNOW AND OCCASIONAL FLURRIES MAY LINGER INTO MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
346 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

IAZ002-003-013-014-022-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-SDZ040-
062200-
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-BUENA VISTA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-
MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-BROOKINGS-
346 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA AND EAST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO THIS EVENING. A
DUSTING OF SNOW COULD OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING AND BECOME STRONG BY
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY APPROACH 30
MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BUT WIND GUSTS GREATER THAN 45
MPH MAY CONTINUE.

IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE
PREVALENT SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. ESPECIALLY DURING FALLING
SNOW...VISIBILITIES WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AT TIMES. NEAR WHITE-
OUT CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES...AND A BLIZZARD WATCH IS
IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY MORNING FOR PORTIONS
OF SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA AND NORTHWESTERN IOWA.

BLOWING SNOW AND OCCASIONAL FLURRIES MAY LINGER INTO MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
449 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-061100-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
449 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016 /349 AM MST FRI FEB 5 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHERN SOUTH
DAKOTA AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM A
COUPLE TENTHS TO AN INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

STRONG WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER THE AREA ON SUNDAY WITH SUSTAINED
SPEEDS FROM 25 TO 45 MPH. GUSTS WILL RANGE FROM 50 TO 60 MPH OR
HIGHER. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVER CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA.
LIGHT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ARE POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY OVER NORTHEAST
SOUTH DAKOTA AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR
LOW VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$
TMT

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