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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ047-048-054>056-064-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.W.0003.150303T1200Z-150304T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0500Z-150303T1200Z/
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING... AS
  NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH AND VISIBILITY
  LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  A BIT BETTER WITHIN CITY LIMITS. THE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
  WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN 6 AM AND 9 AM AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT WITH THE HEAVY SNOW
  BUT WILL BECOME DANGEROUS TUESDAY WITH BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  DEVELOPING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ057-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.W.0003.150303T1500Z-150304T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0500Z-150303T1500Z/
KANDIYOHI-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WILLMAR
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 AM CST TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING... AS
  NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH AND VISIBILITY LESS
  THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE A BIT
  BETTER WITHIN CITY LIMITS. THE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
  DEVELOP AROUND 9 AM AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT WITH THE HEAVY SNOW
  BUT WILL BECOME DANGEROUS TUESDAY WITH BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  DEVELOPING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
326 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL PROBLEMS LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS TO THE WESTERN
GREAT LAKES ON TUESDAY. SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING AS THE LOW APPROACHES. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS
EXPECTED TUESDAY MORNING. THE MORNING COMMUTE WILL LIKELY BE
IMPACTED BY THIS SYSTEM...ESPECIALLY ACROSS CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND
THE FOX VALLEY.

WIZ005-010>012-018-019-030-035>037-045-048>050-030530-
/O.CON.KGRB.WW.Y.0009.150303T0900Z-150304T0000Z/
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-MARATHON-WOOD-
PORTAGE-WAUPACA-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-MANITOWOC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE RIVER...RHINELANDER...CRANDON...
TOMAHAWK...ANTIGO...WAUSAU...WISCONSIN RAPIDS...STEVENS POINT...
WAUTOMA...OSHKOSH...CHILTON...TWO RIVERS
326 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY...

* SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT...THEN INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY TUESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF
  LATER IN THE AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE ANTICIPATED.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BE IMPACTED FOR THE
  MORNING COMMUTE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND THE
  FOX VALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE SOME TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
358 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WIDESPREAD MODERATE SNOW ACROSS UPPER MICHIGAN ON TUESDAY...

MIZ001>005-084-030500-
/O.NEW.KMQT.WW.Y.0010.150303T1200Z-150304T0000Z/
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...
HANCOCK...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE...KENTON...SIDNAW
358 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST
TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THE
   SNOW WILL THEN QUICKLY INCREASE IN INTENSITY DURING THE MORNING
   HOURS. EXPECT THE HEAVIEST SNOW TO FALL BETWEEN 9 AM AND 3 PM
   EST. THE SNOW WILL THEN QUICKLY DIMINISH DURING THE MID AND LATE
   AFTERNOON HOURS.

 * PLAN ON STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES BY LATE
   TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL QUICKLY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY TUESDAY
   MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
   WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
358 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WIDESPREAD MODERATE SNOW ACROSS UPPER MICHIGAN ON TUESDAY...

MIZ009>012-030500-
/O.NEW.KMQT.WW.Y.0010.150303T1200Z-150304T0000Z/
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN...
MENOMINEE
358 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND WILL INCREASE IN
   INTENSITY TUESDAY MORNING. EXPECT THE HEAVIEST SNOW TO FALL
   BETWEEN 7 AM AND 1 PM CST. THE SNOW WILL QUICKLY DIMINISH DURING
   THE MID AND LATE AFTERNOON HOURS.

 * PLAN ON STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES BY LATE
   TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL QUICKLY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY TUESDAY
   MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
   WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

 * PREPARE...PLAN...AND STAY INFORMED. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MQT

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ057-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.W.0003.150303T1500Z-150304T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0500Z-150303T1500Z/
KANDIYOHI-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WILLMAR
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 AM CST TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING... AS
  NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH AND VISIBILITY LESS
  THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE A BIT
  BETTER WITHIN CITY LIMITS. THE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
  DEVELOP AROUND 9 AM AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT WITH THE HEAVY SNOW
  BUT WILL BECOME DANGEROUS TUESDAY WITH BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  DEVELOPING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ045-051>053-059>063-068>070-077-078-WIZ014>016-023>028-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0900Z-150304T0300Z/
KANABEC-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-
WASHINGTON-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-RICE-GOODHUE-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORA...ELK RIVER...CAMBRIDGE...
CENTER CITY...MONTICELLO...MINNEAPOLIS...BLAINE...ST. PAUL...
STILLWATER...CHASKA...SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...FARIBAULT...
RED WING...OSCEOLA...RICE LAKE...LADYSMITH...HUDSON...PRESCOTT...
MENOMONIE...DURAND...CHIPPEWA FALLS...EAU CLAIRE
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM
CST TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND TAPER OFF TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON...AS NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT.
  THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH
  TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH WILL PRODUCE AREAS
  OF BLOWING SNOW AND VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE MILE IN OPEN
  AREAS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT. THE MORNING RUSH MAY BE
  SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACTED BY THE SNOW AND THE AFTERNOON RUSH MAY BE
  IMPACTED BY THE BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ047-048-054>056-064-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.W.0003.150303T1200Z-150304T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0500Z-150303T1200Z/
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY...
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING... AS
  NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH AND VISIBILITY
  LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  A BIT BETTER WITHIN CITY LIMITS. THE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
  WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN 6 AM AND 9 AM AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT WITH THE HEAVY SNOW
  BUT WILL BECOME DANGEROUS TUESDAY WITH BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  DEVELOPING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

.A BAND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING FROM EASTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA THROUGH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW
EXPECTED. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND 2 INCHES NEAR THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR WITH 3 TO 4 INCHES
ACROSS EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MORE IMPORTANTLY...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS
MINNESOTA TUESDAY MORNING AND WESTERN WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH...
ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE IN OPEN
AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD
TO HUTCHINSON...OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

MNZ041>044-049-050-030445-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0500Z-150304T0300Z/
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-STEARNS-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...LONG PRAIRIE...
LITTLE FALLS...PRINCETON...ST. CLOUD...FOLEY
244 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 PM CST TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING... AS
  NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIND GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH WILL PRODUCE AREAS
  OF BLOWING SNOW AND VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE MILE IN OPEN
  AREAS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT LATE TONIGHT WITH THE HEAVY
  SNOW AND TUESDAY WITH THE BLOWING SNOW AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
234 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015


MNZ024-027-028-031-032-040000-
/O.NEW.KFGF.WW.Y.0007.150303T1200Z-150304T0000Z/
HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...
WOLF LAKE...NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA
234 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO BETWEEN 20 AND 25 MPH BY
  LATE TUESDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...REDUCED TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN OPEN
  COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LARGE VARIATIONS
  POSSIBLE OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY
  NIGHT.

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 DULUTH MN
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW EXPECTED TUESDAY ACROSS THE NORTHLAND...

.AN EARLY MARCH WINTER STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO MUCH OF THE
NORTHLAND. AREAS FROM THE BRAINERD LAKES TO THE TWIN PORTS AND
INTO NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL SEE AROUND 3 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH AND WEST. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THE SYSTEM AND PRODUCE REDUCED
VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

MNZ020-037-038-WIZ001>004-006>009-030600-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0005.150303T0900Z-150304T0600Z/
SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-
BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TWO HARBORS...DULUTH...CLOQUET...
HINCKLEY...SUPERIOR...WASHBURN...ASHLAND...HURLEY...GRANTSBURG...
SPOONER...HAYWARD...PHILLIPS
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND ALL OF
  NORTHWEST WISCONSIN INCLUDING THE TWIN PORTS...ASHLAND AND THE
  SAINT CROIX RIVER VALLEY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON. BLOWING SNOW WILL BEGIN IN THE LATE
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS EARLY
  TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

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 THAT ARE MORE EXPOSED TO THE WIND. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS...SO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW EXPECTED TUESDAY ACROSS THE NORTHLAND...

.AN EARLY MARCH WINTER STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO MUCH OF THE
NORTHLAND. AREAS FROM THE BRAINERD LAKES TO THE TWIN PORTS AND
INTO NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL SEE AROUND 3 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH AND WEST. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THE SYSTEM AND PRODUCE REDUCED
VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

MNZ011-012-018-019-021-025-026-030600-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0005.150303T1800Z-150304T0600Z/
NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN ITASCA-
CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-
SOUTHERN ITASCA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELY...ISABELLA...BIGFORK...HIBBING...
GRAND MARAIS...WALKER...GRAND RAPIDS
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA INCLUDING THE IRON
  RANGE AND THE ARROWHEAD.

* TIMING...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON
  AND PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS EARLY
  TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

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 THAT ARE MORE EXPOSED TO THE WIND. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS...SO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

JJM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW EXPECTED TUESDAY ACROSS THE NORTHLAND...

.AN EARLY MARCH WINTER STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO MUCH OF THE
NORTHLAND. AREAS FROM THE BRAINERD LAKES TO THE TWIN PORTS AND
INTO NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL SEE AROUND 3 TO 5 INCHES...WITH
LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH AND WEST. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
DEVELOP ON THE BACK SIDE OF THE SYSTEM AND PRODUCE REDUCED
VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING SNOW THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

MNZ033>036-030600-
/O.CON.KDLH.WW.Y.0005.150303T0600Z-150304T0600Z/
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PINE RIVER...BRAINERD...HILL CITY...
AITKIN
217 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...AREAS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE
  BRAINERD LAKES REGION.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS EARLY
  TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

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 THAT ARE MORE EXPOSED TO THE WIND. ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS...SO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1116 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ003-024-027>032-040-NDZ038-039-049-052-053-030530-
CLAY-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOORHEAD...PARK RAPIDS...
DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...
NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA...ELBOW LAKE...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...
LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON
1116 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 IN
THE VICINITY OF...AND WEST OF...THE RED RIVER VALLEY ON TUESDAY.
IN ADDITION...GENERAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW ARE
POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING...WITH INCREASING
CONFIDENCE OF AN AREA OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A
PARK RAPIDS TO FERGUS FALLS TO WAHPETON LINE. COMBINED WITH THE
STRONG WINDS...THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MAY LEAD TO NEAR BLIZZARD
CONDITIONS AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN THE FAR SOUTHERN RED RIVER
VALLEY AND LAKES COUNTRY. THE EXPECTED ONSET OF DETERIORATING
TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING INTO TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...INCLUDING THE MORNING COMMUTE.

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

$$

HOPKINS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
331 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-032145-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
331 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE REGION LATE TONIGHT...SO ROADS
MAY BECOME SLICK IN SPOTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY ON TUESDAY AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM BRINGS A MODERATE SNOWFALL TO MUCH OF WISCONSIN.
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. THE MORNING
COMMUTE WILL LIKELY BE SLOWED BY THE SNOW...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND THE FOX VALLEY.

ARCTIC AIR WILL RETURN FOR THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...WITH SUB ZERO
WIND CHILLS EXPECTED TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
WIND CHILL ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO FORWARD SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
306 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-032115-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
306 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST
LATE TONIGHT. ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY
MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOWFALL WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE NORTHLAND THROUGHOUT TUESDAY
MORNING...WITH THE MOST INTENSE SNOWFALL DURING THE MID TO LATE
MORNING. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AS THE
SNOWFALL TAPERS OFF...WHICH WILL CAUSE REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
BLOW SNOW. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL BE GENERALLY 3 TO 5 INCHES
ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION...WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES IN NORTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA TOWARDS THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST
WINTER WEATHER STATEMENT FOR DETAILS.

VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.
WIND CHILL ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED DURING THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SEND THEIR REPORTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

JJM

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1248 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ047-048-054>058-064-031200-
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
YELLOW MEDICINE-
1248 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA WITH 2 TO 3
INCHES OF ACCUMULATION BY DAYBREAK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY MORNING. THE
ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL GRADUALLY END BY ABOUT MIDDAY WITH SEVERAL
INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
DEVELOP TUESDAY MORNING AND WILL CAUSE BLIZZARD CONDITIONS INTO
TUESDAY EVENING. CHECK THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO 25 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1248 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ041>045-049>053-059>063-068>070-077-078-WIZ014>016-023>028-
031200-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEARNS-BENTON-SHERBURNE-
ISANTI-CHISAGO-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-CARVER-
SCOTT-DAKOTA-RICE-GOODHUE-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-
PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
1248 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE AREA TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE MIDWEST TUESDAY. THIS STORM
WILL SPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ACROSS THE REGION. IN
ADDITION...GUSTY WINDS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL LEAD TO
BLOWING SNOW. CHECK THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO 20 BELOW TO 25 BELOW ZERO LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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

MNZ001-002-004>009-013>017-022-023-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-
054-031130-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-WEST MARSHALL-
EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-
NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-TOWNER-
CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-WESTERN WALSH-
531 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT TO AFFECT THE REGION LATE TONIGHT...

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. THE STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN
AREAS FROM THE VALLEY WESTWARD.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TUESDAY AGAIN PRODUCING AREAS
OF BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN COUNTRY ALONG AND WEST OF THE VALLEY.
HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS WILL SPREAD FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ACROSS THE
REGION IN THE AFTERNOON CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

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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