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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
749 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WILL CONTINUE TO BRING SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS TO MUCH
OF THE AREA THROUGH TUESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM CENTRAL NEBRASKA INTO THE
MIDWEST TONIGHT. SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT. GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW ON THE PLAINS AND
ENHANCED UPSLOPE SNOWFALL OVER THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS. THE
HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL OVER THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS.

SDZ046-047-049-231100-
/O.CON.KUNR.WW.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER
849 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
TUESDAY.

* TIMING...HEAVIER SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY.

* MAIN HAZARD...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* OTHER CONDITIONS...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITIES.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS REDUCED
VISIBILITIES WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. USE CAUTION WHEN
OUTDOORS OR TRAVELING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT WESTERN NEBRASKA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO NORTHERN NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT AS A WINTER STORM MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS WITH
LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES. ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY.

NEZ005-006-008-023>026-035>037-094-231230-
/O.COR.KLBF.WW.Y.0021.141223T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BROWN-GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-ARTHUR-
MCPHERSON-LOGAN-WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALENTINE...SPRINGVIEW...AINSWORTH...
HYANNIS...MULLEN...THEDFORD...DUNNING...ARTHUR...TRYON...
STAPLETON...CODY...MERRIMAN...KILGORE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /249 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE AT TIMES WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN
  NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO TO FOUR INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN CHERRY COUNTY.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED TONIGHT WITH
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. STRONG
  NORTHWEST WINDS INTO TUESDAY WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

POWER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT WESTERN NEBRASKA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO NORTHERN NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT AS A WINTER STORM MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS WITH
LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES. ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY.

NEZ007-009-010-022-027>029-231230-
/O.COR.KLBF.WW.Y.0021.141223T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
BOYD-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPENCER...BASSETT...ONEILL...OSHKOSH...
TAYLOR...BURWELL...BARTLETT
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /249 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE AT TIMES WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN
  NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO TO THREE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED TONIGHT WITH
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. STRONG
  NORTHWEST WINDS INTO TUESDAY WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
316 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...SNOW EXPECTED THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO BRING SNOW TO THE AREA TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE OUT OF THE NORTH
OVERNIGHT...WITH BLOWING SNOW POSSIBLY RESULTING IN REDUCTIONS IN
VISIBILITY.

SDZ003>005-009-010-015>017-033>037-045-048-051-231115-
/O.CON.KABR.WW.Y.0026.141223T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
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
316 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /216 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE ADVISORY AREA TONIGHT AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL BEGIN TO TAPPER OFF
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
  POSSIBLE WILL RESULT IN LOCALIZED AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

PARKIN


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
437 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-232245-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
437 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /337 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL IMPACT WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA TONIGHT. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA AND WITH STRONG WINDS...BLOWING
SNOW WILL BE A THREAT TONIGHT AS VISIBILITIES DOWN TO 1 MILE ARE
POSSIBLE. WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE LIKELY
THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE AREA ON TUESDAY.
AS A RESULT...ACCUMULATING SNOW REMAINS LIKELY...WITH TOTAL
AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS UP NEAR 6
INCHES OVER NORTHERN SHERIDAN COUNTY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY...WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO
40 MPH AND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH EXPECTED. WHERE SNOW FALLS...THE
COMBINATION OF WINDS AND SNOW WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE TUESDAY EVENING.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS LATER
THIS WEEK. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM
ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY. THE EXACT TRACK OF THE SYSTEM IS STILL IN
QUESTION...THEREFORE AMOUNTS ARE UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

THOSE PLANNING TRAVEL ACROSS NEBRASKA DURING THE HOLIDAY WEEK
SHOULD KEEP UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST FORECASTS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SNOWFALL REPORTS THROUGH TUESDAY WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

BROOKS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
416 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-231230-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
416 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

SNOW IS LIKELY TONIGHT BEGINNING IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THIS
EVENING...THEN SPREADING TOWARD INTERSTATE 80 BY SUNRISE. SNOW
IS EXPECTED TO THEN SPREAD ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST
IOWA DURING THE DAY TUESDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL LIKELY
AVERAGE AN INCH OR TWO IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND PORTIONS OF WEST
CENTRAL IOWA...GENERALLY NORTH OF A COLUMBUS TO DENISON LINE...WITH
AN INCH OR LESS IN THE SOUTH BY LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE CHRISTMAS NIGHT INTO
EARLY FRIDAY...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND WEST CENTRAL
IOWA THEN AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT OR TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
358 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>027-033>037-044>046-232200-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-
HAMILTON-HARDIN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
358 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO
EARLY TUESDAY. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO AN INCH IS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY...WITH THE HIGHEST SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ANTICIPATED TUESDAY MORNING. STORM TOTAL SNOW
AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS NEAR 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLY BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AND PERSIST INTO WEDNESDAY AND COMBINE WITH FALLING
SNOW MAY PRODUCE SOME VISIBILITIES RESTRICTIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
257 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ040-055-056-061-062-065>071-231045-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-
MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-HUTCHINSON-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-
CLAY SD-UNION-
257 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT RAIN WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO SNOW BY THIS EVENING AND
CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH A HALF TO AN INCH OF ACCUMULATION
POSSIBLE BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. SNOWFALL TOTALS
BY TUESDAY EVENING WILL BE AROUND 2 TO 3 INCHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
257 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

SDZ038-039-050-052>054-057>060-063-064-231045-
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
257 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RAIN WILL GRADUALLY MIX WITH AND CHANGEOVER TO SNOW THIS AFTERNOON.
LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING...AND INCREASE IN
INTENSITY AFTER MIDNIGHT...WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION BY
EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. BLOWING SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE LATE
TONIGHT AS NORTHWESTERLY WINDS INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY AFTERNOON...WITH BLOWING SNOW
POSSIBLE. SNOWFALL TOTALS BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE AROUND 3
TO 4 INCHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1140 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
231200-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
1140 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN LATE TONIGHT. ANY ACCUMULATION WILL BE AN INCH OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY...WITH THE HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATIONS DEVELOPING FROM SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA THROUGH THE
SOUTHERN TWIN CITIES AND ON ACROSS WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN. SNOW
TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE LIKELY WITH THE HIGH END AMOUNTS FROM
FAIRMONT AND ALBERT LEA ON NORTHEAST THROUGH EAU CLAIRE AND
LADYSMITH. THE HEAVIER ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR TUESDAY
MORNING WHICH WILL AFFECT THE MORNING COMMUTE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
354 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-231400-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
354 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014 /454 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER STORM WILL BRING SNOW AND STRONG WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH
   TUESDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM NORTHEAST MONTANA THIS
MORNING TO CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND CENTRAL NEBRASKA BY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN INTO THE MIDWEST TONIGHT. AREAS OF RAIN WILL
CHANGE OVER TO SNOW TODAY AS COLDER AIR CONTINUES TO MOVE
IN...HOWEVER A LULL IN THE RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING
INTO THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING
SNOW LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT ON THE PLAINS AND ENHANCE UPSLOPE
SNOWFALL OVER THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS. HEAVIER SNOWFALL IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING. SNOW WILL END LATE TUESDAY MORNING OR EARLY TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AS DRIER AIR MOVES IN.

SNOWFALL TOTALS ARE FORECAST TO BE IN THE 6 TO 12 INCH RANGE
ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS AND WYOMING BLACK HILLS...
WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. ON THE
PLAINS...2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN MOST AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL END THROUGH THE MORNING ACROSS MOST LOCATIONS...AND END
IN THE AFTERNOON ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA. GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
TUESDAY.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM MAY PRODUCE SNOW ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
412 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-231015-
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-
412 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /312 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

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

TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING WILL SUPPORT MAINLY RAIN ACROSS THE
FORECAST AREA ALTHOUGH A FEW SPOTS WILL CONTINUE TO SEE LIGHT ICE
BEFORE TEMPERATURES WARM ABOVE FREEZING.

RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW GRADUALLY THROUGHOUT THE DAY...THOUGH
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LIGHT. SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD
THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...WITH HIGHEST TOTALS EXPECTED IN
WESTERN AND CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY...MAINLY IN
WESTERN AND CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA. SNOW WILL SHIFT TO THE EAST AND
OUT OF THE FORECAST AREA LATE TUESDAY.

THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW WITH A STORM
SYSTEM THAT WILL MOVE THROUGH AROUND THE END OF THE WEEK AND INTO
THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER AND SNOWFALL REPORTS ARE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$


CONNELLY

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