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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1214 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-211815-
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-
1214 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND FOG WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE MINNESOTA
ARROWHEAD REGION THIS AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS UP TO AN
INCH CAN BE EXPECTED FROM ELY TO ISABELLA AND GRAND MARAIS.

ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH PATCHY FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHLAND OVERNIGHT. MOST LOCATIONS IN
NORTHEAST MINNESOTA CAN EXPECT A DUSTING TO A HALF INCH OF NEW
SNOW OVERNIGHT...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR TWO IN THE
INTERNATIONAL FALLS TO ELY REGION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MAY IMPACT THE NORTHLAND MONDAY
THROUGH CHRISTMAS EVE. SEVERAL PERIODS OF SNOW AND POSSIBLE
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED...WITH POTENTIAL IMPACTS TO HOLIDAY
TRAVEL. THERE REMAINS CONSIDERABLE UNCERTAINTY ON THE TRACK AND
STRENGTH OF THE STORM...AND THE SNOW AMOUNT FORECAST WILL CONTINUE
TO BE REFINED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL AND FREEZING DRIZZLE REPORTS ARE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
240 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-212045-
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-
240 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

PATCHY LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING DRIZZLE MAY RESULT IN SLICK SPOTS ON AREA
ROADWAYS...SO MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

LIGHT SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING DRIZZLE AT TIMES...IS
LIKELY SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. AN INCH OR TWO OF SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE NORTH OF HIGHWAY 29...WHICH COULD LEAD TO
ROADWAYS BECOMING SLIPPERY.

HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IS POSSIBLE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY DUE TO A
PROLONGED PERIOD OF LIGHT SNOW AND MIXED PRECIPITATION. THE SNOW
MAY BECOME MODERATE AT TIMES MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.
BLUSTERY NORTHWEST WINDS ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY MAY PRODUCE
SOME DRIFTING SNOW. IT IS TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE SNOW AMOUNTS AT
THIS TIME.

THE RECENT MILD WEATHER HAS CAUSED CHANGING ICE CONDITIONS ON
AREA LAKES AND RIVERS. COLDER WEATHER IS EXPECTED INTO THE
WEEKEND...WITH NIGHT TIME LOWS WELL BELOW FREEZING AT NIGHT.
DESPITE THE COLDER WEATHER...EXTRA CAUTION SHOULD BE USED ON AREA
LAKES AND RIVERS UNTIL THE ICE THICKENS UP.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1208 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
211815-
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-
1208 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE COULD BE A FEW SLICK SPOTS ON LOCAL ROADWAYS TODAY DUE TO
NEAR FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND EARLIER FOG OR DRIZZLE. LIGHT FOG
AND DRIZZLE IS ALSO POSSIBLE TONIGHT. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION
TODAY AND TONIGHT AS SOME ROADS COULD BE COVERED WITH PATCHES OF
ICE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS EAST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN.

A LARGE STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE UPPER MIDWEST
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. ALTHOUGH THERE ARE STILL MANY
UNCERTAINTIES WITH HOW THIS SYSTEM WILL EVOLVE...THE POTENTIAL FOR
ACCUMULATING SNOW EXISTS FOR MUCH OF THE AREA DURING THAT TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
712 AM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-211315-
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-
712 AM CST SAT DEC 20 2014



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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL MAKE FOR SOME
HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS THIS MORNING. AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW ARE
POSSIBLE TONIGHT HOWEVER ANY ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN AN
INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STRONGER SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP EARLY NEXT WEEK WHICH WILL LIKELY
BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO PARTS OF THE REGION. FOR THOSE PLANNING
HOLIDAY TRAVEL STAY TUNED TO LATER STATEMENTS ON THIS UPCOMING
WEATHER SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

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