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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE ARROWHEAD LATE MONDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

...FREEZING DRIZZLE TONIGHT OVER THE ARROWHEAD AND IRON RANGE...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE UPPER MIDWEST
THIS WEEK AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHLAND MONDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN 7 INCHES
ACROSS LAKE AND COOK COUNTIES. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY
WITH THE TRACK OF THIS STORM HOWEVER...IT APPEARS THE GREATEST
SNOW TOTALS WILL LIKELY OCCUR IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
ARROWHEAD.

MNZ011-019-221015-
/O.NEW.KDLH.WW.Y.0039.141222T0214Z-141222T1600Z/
NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELY...HIBBING
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY.

* LOCATION...THE IRON RANGE AND BORDER REGION OF CENTRAL AND
  NORTHERN SAINT LOUIS COUNTIES...INCLUDING
  HIBBING...VIRGINA...ELY...COOK...ORR AND CRANE LAKE.

* TIMING...TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND SNOWFALL
  AROUND AN INCH.

* IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS WILL DEVELOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IS EXPECTED. SOME ACCUMULATION OF
SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. ANYONE
WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND
REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA
STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE IF
YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&

$$

MELDE

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE ARROWHEAD LATE MONDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

...FREEZING DRIZZLE TONIGHT OVER THE ARROWHEAD AND IRON RANGE...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE UPPER MIDWEST
THIS WEEK AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHLAND MONDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN 7 INCHES
ACROSS LAKE AND COOK COUNTIES. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY
WITH THE TRACK OF THIS STORM HOWEVER...IT APPEARS THE GREATEST
SNOW TOTALS WILL LIKELY OCCUR IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
ARROWHEAD.

MNZ012-020-021-221015-
/O.NEW.KDLH.WW.Y.0039.141222T0214Z-141222T1600Z/
/O.CON.KDLH.WS.A.0014.141223T0600Z-141224T1200Z/
NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ISABELLA...TWO HARBORS...GRAND MARAIS
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY.

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...INCLUDING TWO HARBORS...
  SILVER BAY...LUTSEN...GRAND MARAIS...AND GRAND PORTAGE.

* TIMING...FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE ARROWHEAD THIS
  EVENING THEN MIX WITH OR CHANGE OVER TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
  HEAVIER SNOW WILL THEN DEVELOP MONDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL OCCUR THROUGH THE
  EVENING THEN BECOME MIXED WITH OR CHANGE OVER TO SNOW LATER
  TONIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION WILL BE UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH WITH
  SNOW ACCUMULATION TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN 7 INCHES WITH THE
  STORM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY
  MORNING...ESPECIALLY THE ROADS IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN INLAND FROM
  LAKE SUPERIOR. TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT WITH THE SNOW FROM THE STORM
  MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY NIGHT DUE TO THE SNOW AND LOWER
  VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IS EXPECTED. SOME ACCUMULATION OF
SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. ANYONE
WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND
REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA
STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE IF
YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE ARROWHEAD LATE MONDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

...FREEZING DRIZZLE TONIGHT OVER THE ARROWHEAD AND IRON RANGE...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE UPPER MIDWEST
THIS WEEK AND BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHLAND MONDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN 7 INCHES
ACROSS LAKE AND COOK COUNTIES. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY
WITH THE TRACK OF THIS STORM HOWEVER...IT APPEARS THE GREATEST
SNOW TOTALS WILL LIKELY OCCUR IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
ARROWHEAD.

MNZ012-020-021-221015-
/O.NEW.KDLH.WW.Y.0039.141222T0214Z-141222T1600Z/
/O.CON.KDLH.WS.A.0014.141223T0600Z-141224T1200Z/
NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ISABELLA...TWO HARBORS...GRAND MARAIS
814 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST MONDAY.

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...INCLUDING TWO HARBORS...
  SILVER BAY...LUTSEN...GRAND MARAIS...AND GRAND PORTAGE.

* TIMING...FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE ARROWHEAD THIS
  EVENING THEN MIX WITH OR CHANGE OVER TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
  HEAVIER SNOW WILL THEN DEVELOP MONDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL OCCUR THROUGH THE
  EVENING THEN BECOME MIXED WITH OR CHANGE OVER TO SNOW LATER
  TONIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION WILL BE UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH WITH
  SNOW ACCUMULATION TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...POTENTIAL FOR MORE THAN 7 INCHES WITH THE
  STORM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY
  MORNING...ESPECIALLY THE ROADS IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN INLAND FROM
  LAKE SUPERIOR. TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT WITH THE SNOW FROM THE STORM
  MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY NIGHT DUE TO THE SNOW AND LOWER
  VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IS EXPECTED. SOME ACCUMULATION OF
SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. ANYONE
WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND
REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA
STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE IF
YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1013 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ034-036-038-WIZ006-007-220630-
CROW WING-SOUTHERN AITKIN-PINE-BURNETT-WASHBURN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRAINERD...AITKIN...HINCKLEY...
GRANTSBURG...SPOONER
1013 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...MIXED PRECIPITATION LATE THIS EVENING...

AREA RADARS SHOWED AN AREA OF MIXED PRECIPITATION FROM THE BRAINERD
LAKES AREA...SOUTHEAST TO NEAR PINE CITY AND SIREN.
SNOW...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND RAIN. TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM 34 TO
36 DEGREES AND ROAD SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE A BIT COLDER. EXPECT
THIS AREA OF PRECIPITATION TO MOVE NORTH AND EAST LATE THIS EVENING
INTO THE OVERNIGHT PERIOD...IMPACTING AITKIN...HINCKLEY...MOOSE
LAKE...WEBB LAKE AND MINONG. AREAS ACROSS PINE AND BURNETT
COUNTIES COULD PICK UP AN INCH OF SNOW.

EXPECT SLICK SPOTS TO DEVELOP ON AREA ROADS.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1013 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ035-037-WIZ001-220630-
NORTHERN AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILL CITY...DULUTH...CLOQUET...SUPERIOR
1013 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SNOW OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT...

AN AREA OF SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE HILL
CITY...CLOQUET...TWIN PORTS...GORDON...AND MAPLE AREAS BETWEEN
MIDNIGHT AND 2 AM. THE SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY AND
OVERNIGHT ACCUMULATIONS AROUND AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE. FREEZING
DRIZZLE HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THIS EVENING AND THE ADDITION OF SNOW
WILL CREATE SLICK TRAVEL ON SOME ROADS.

$$

MELDE

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
959 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

WIZ005-010>012-018-019-220800-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
959 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A COUPLE PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW
TO NORTH-CENTRAL WISCONSIN FOR THE NEW WORK WEEK. THE FIRST
PERIOD OF LIGHT SNOW IS ALREADY ONGOING...AND WILL CONTINUE
OVERNIGHT. ANOTHER INCH OR SO OF ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED. SOME
FREEZING DRIZZLE IS ALSO EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

AFTER A LULL IN THE PRECIPITATION MONDAY MORNING...ANOTHER PERIOD
OF SNOW WILL SPREAD OVER THE REGION LATE MONDAY...AND CONTINUE INTO
TUESDAY MORNING. BETWEEN 2 TO 4 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL BE POSSIBLE. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE MAY ALSO OCCUR AT TIMES.

LOCALLY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE. MOTORISTS AND
PEDESTRIANS SHOULD BE PREPARED TO ENCOUNTER SLIPPERY ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS AT TIMES...AND USE EXTRA CAUTION.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
846 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

WIZ002>004-008-009-220700-
BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-SAWYER-PRICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHBURN...ASHLAND...HURLEY...HAYWARD...
PHILLIPS
846 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SNOW AND SOME FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH MUCH OF THE NIGHT...

SNOW OR A MIX OF SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WAS OCCURRING OVER
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN. THE SNOW HAS BECOME LIGHTER THROUGH THE
EVENING...BUT ANOTHER AREA OF PRECIPITATION WAS MOVING TOWARD
NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND SHOULD ARRIVE LATE THIS EVENING OR SHORTLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL FROM 900 PM THROUGH THE NIGHT
WILL RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES. EXPECT UNTREATED ROADS TO BE SNOW
COVERED AND SLIPPERY WITH SLOW TRAVEL. SOME AREAS THAT WILL BE
IMPACTED INCLUDE HAYWARD...WINTER...ASHLAND...PHILLIPS...PARK
FALLS...MERCER...BUTTERNUT...MINONG AND SARONA...AND HURLEY

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
318 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-220930-
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-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...HALLOCK...ROSEAU...BAUDETTE...WARREN...
NEWFOLDEN...RED LAKE...THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...
FOSSTON...BAGLEY...BEMIDJI...MAHNOMEN...LAKE ITASCA...
PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...BRECKENRIDGE...
FERGUS FALLS...NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA...ELBOW LAKE...CANDO...
LANGDON...CAVALIER...MADDOCK...LEEDS...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...GRAND FORKS...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...
MAYVILLE...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON...
ADAMS
318 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...A VARIETY OF WINTER WEATHER EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

A MIX OF WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TONIGHT...STARTING OUT AS
DRIZZLE OR LIGHT RAIN AND MIXING WITH FREEZING DRIZZLE OR LIGHT
SNOW LATER ON. FOG WILL ALSO REMAIN...KEEPING VISIBILITIES LOW IN
SPOTS. THE MIXED PRECIPITATION MAY LINGER INTO MONDAY...MAINLY
ACROSS SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA INTO WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. MORE OF
THE AREA WILL SEE SNOW LATER MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. AT THIS POINT
IT LOOKS LIKE EAST CENTRAL INTO SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND
PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA COULD PICK UP ONE TO THREE
INCHES OF SNOW. NORTHERLY WINDS MAY BECOME GUSTY BY
TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND WEST OF THE RED RIVER
VALLEY...WHICH COULD RESULT IN SOME DRIFTING SNOW. PLEASE STAY
TUNED TO THE LATEST FORECASTS...ESPECIALLY IF PLANNING TO TRAVEL
EARLY THIS WEEK.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
627 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
230030-
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-
627 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

FOG IS EXPECTED TONIGHT. THE FOG COULD BECOME DENSE LATE TONIGHT
WITH VISIBILITY LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

A WINTER SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE OUTLOOK AREA MONDAY INTO TUESDAY
NIGHT. SNOW IS LIKELY ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL
MINNESOTA BY MONDAY EVENING. RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW IN EASTERN
MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN MONDAY NIGHT. LIGHT TO MODERATE
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA BY THE
TIME THE SNOW ENDS TUESDAY EVENING. AT THIS TIME...2 TO 4 INCHES
OF SNOW IS EXPECTED NORTH OF A LINE FROM MANKATO...TO THE TWIN
CITIES...TO RICE LAKE IN WISCONSIN. TOTALS NEAR AND SOUTH OF THIS
LINE WILL RANGE FROM TRACE AMOUNTS TO A COUPLE INCHES. HOLIDAY
TRAVELERS SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR LATER FORECASTS CONCERNING
THIS EVENT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
342 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-221000-
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-
342 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH TONIGHT. ROADS COULD BECOME SLIPPERY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

WIDESPREAD LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH CHRISTMAS
EVE...WITH THE POTENTIAL TO IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL. A MIX OF RAIN
AND SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES AS WELL. THERE REMAINS
UNCERTAINTY ON THE TRACK AND STRENGTH OF THE STORM SO BE SURE TO
CHECK THE FORECAST FOR UPDATES.

AT THIS TIME...THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY SNOW APPEARS TO BE
ACROSS THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD REGION...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER
TERRAIN INLAND FROM LAKE SUPERIOR LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL AND FREEZING DRIZZLE REPORTS ARE GREATLY APPRECIATED AND
CAN BE SHARED WITH US VIA PHONE OR SOCIAL MEDIA. IN ADDITION...
REAL TIME REPORTS OF PRECIPITATION TYPE CAN BE SUBMITTED USING THE
FREE MPING SMART PHONE APP.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
319 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-222130-
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-
319 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING DRIZZLE AT TIMES AFTER
MIDNIGHT...IS EXPECTED INTO MONDAY MORNING. MOST OF THE SNOW WILL
FALL ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL AND FAR NORTHEAST WISCONSIN THIS
EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE
NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM MARSHFIELD TO KESHENA TO CRIVITZ. THE
SNOW...AND POSSIBLY A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE...WILL RESULT IN SLIPPERY
ROADS DURING THE PERIOD...SO MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IS POSSIBLE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY DUE TO
PERIODS OF SNOW AND MIXED PRECIPITATION. THE SNOW MAY BECOME
MODERATE AT TIMES WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE MONDAY
NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING OVER NORTH-CENTRAL WISCONSIN. A MIX OF
SNOW...FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER
PARTS OF CENTRAL AND FAR NORTHEAST WISCONSIN FROM MONDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY.

RAIN EXPECTED OVER EASTERN WISCONSIN MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY
MORNING COMBINED WITH MILD CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY MAY PRODUCE
CHANGING ICE CONDITIONS ON AREA LAKES AND RIVERS. EXTRA CAUTION
SHOULD BE USED ON AREA LAKES AND RIVERS THIS WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
328 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-222030-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
328 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014 /228 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN AND CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

LIGHT SLUSHY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE
TONIGHT OVER WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT
INTO TUESDAY OVER MUCH OF UPPER MICHIGAN. THE MOST SNOW IS EXPECTED
TO OCCUR OVER THE WESTERN HALF OF UPPER MICHIGAN. THE SNOW WILL BE
WET AND HEAVY AND COULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY TRAVEL.

THERE IS STILL A POTENTIAL THAT ANOTHER STORM WILL AFFECT UPPER MICHIGAN
WITH A PERIOD OF MIXED PRECIPITATION CHANGING TO SNOW WEDNESDAY INTO
CHRISTMAS DAY. THE LATEST INDICATIONS ARE THAT THE WORST WEATHER WILL
REMAIN EAST OF UPPER MICHIGAN. THE TRACK AND INTENSITY OF THE STORM
REMAINS VERY UNCERTAIN THOUGH...SO THOSE WITH TRAVEL PLANS FOR THE
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY ARE ENCOURAGED TO STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS.

MODERATE TO POSSIBLY HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED IN WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS SNOWBELTS NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR LATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
714 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-221315-
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-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
714 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EARLY NEXT WEEK...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW OR A WINTRY MIX WILL DEVELOP ACROSS WESTERN
AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE REGION LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD MONDAY AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
DEEPENS OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS. ACROSS THE SOUTH PRECIPITATION
COULD START OUT AS A MIX BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY MONDAY
EVENING. LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY ENDING
TUESDAY EVENING. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS. NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE
TO 15 TO 25 MPH MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY WHICH COULD CAUSE AREAS
OF DRIFTING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

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