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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
335 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017


MNZ041-047-048-054>058-064>067-073>076-082>084-091>093-131800-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0012.171213T1200Z-171214T0000Z/
Douglas-Stevens-Pope-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Kandiyohi-
Meeker-Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Redwood-Brown-
Nicollet-Le Sueur-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Waseca-Martin-Faribault-
Freeborn-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Morris, Glenwood, Madison,
Benson, Montevideo, Willmar, Litchfield, Granite Falls, Olivia,
Hutchinson, Gaylord, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, St Peter, Le Sueur,
St James, Mankato, Waseca, Fairmont, Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
335 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will increase this morning and last through the
  day.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Lightweight and high-profile vehicles will be
  impacted, especially on east-west roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts in excess of 45 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
234 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017

SDZ042>044-046-047-049-132200-
/O.CON.KUNR.WI.Y.0031.171213T1000Z-171213T2200Z/
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
Including the cities of Pine Ridge, Oglala, Kyle, Kadoka, Martin,
White River, Mission, and Winner
234 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017 /334 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST /4 PM CST/ THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will increase this morning and persist through
  this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means 30 mph winds, or gusts over 45 mph, are
expected or occurring.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
327 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Another Period of Strong Wind Wednesday...

.Winds are expected to increase once again today as low pressure
deepens as it moves across the Upper Mississippi River Valley.
The winds will strengthen behind a cold front which will pass
quickly through the state this morning. The strong winds will
persist into the afternoon before a gradual decrease toward
evening.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-131730-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0013.171213T1600Z-171214T0000Z/
Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Palo Alto-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-
Pocahontas-Humboldt-Wright-Franklin-Butler-Bremer-Sac-Calhoun-
Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Crawford-Carroll-Greene-
Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-Audubon-Guthrie-Dallas-Polk-Jasper-
Poweshiek-
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,
Parkersburg, Clarksville, Shell Rock, Greene, Aplington, Allison,
Dumont, Waverly, Sac City, Lake View, Odebolt, Wall Lake,
Schaller, Early, Rockwell City, Manson, Lake City, Pomeroy,
Fort Dodge, Webster City, Iowa Falls, Eldora, Ackley,
Grundy Center, Reinbeck, Conrad, Dike, Wellsburg, Waterloo,
Cedar Falls, Denison, Carroll, Jefferson, Boone, Ames,
Marshalltown, Tama, Toledo, Traer, Dysart, Gladbrook, Audubon,
Exira, Guthrie Center, Panora, Bayard, Casey, Perry, Waukee,
Adel, Des Moines, Newton, and Grinnell
327 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will strengthen from northwest towards the
  southeast this morning. The strong winds will then persist
  through sunset.

* WINDS...Northwest winds should reach sustained speeds of 25 to
  35 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph likely.

* IMPACTS...Winds of this magnitude may blow loose objects such
  as Christmas decorations and make travel for high profile
  vehicles difficult. Fire weather conditions will also be
  elevated in areas that do not receive sufficient
  precipitation. Any fires may spread quickly. There may also be
  a brief period of low visibilities in blowing snow north
  during the morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or wind
gusts of 45 mph or greater are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
258 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Strong Northwest Winds Today...

IAZ043-055-056-NEZ011-012-015>018-031>034-132230-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WI.Y.0006.171213T1500Z-171213T2300Z/
Monona-Harrison-Shelby-Knox-Cedar-Thurston-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-
Madison-Stanton-Cuming-Burt-
Including the cities of Onawa, Mapleton, Missouri Valley,
Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Harlan, Creighton, Bloomfield, Crofton,
Wausa, Verdigre, Niobrara, Hartington, Laurel, Randolph,
Coleridge, Pender, Macy, Walthill, Winnebago, Neligh, Elgin,
Pierce, Plainview, Osmond, Wayne, Norfolk, Stanton, West Point,
Wisner, Tekamah, Oakland, Lyons, and Decatur
258 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM CST
THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...substantial increase in wind speeds by late morning
  before diminishing by late afternoon.

* WINDS...northwest at 30 to 35 mph, gusting to 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...High profile vehicles will have difficulty
  traveling. Loose objects will be blown around. Holiday
  decorations could be damaged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 to 39 mph are expected for
one hour or longer, or winds of 45 to 57 mph for any duration.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017


IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ072-080-081-089-090-098-
NEZ013-014-SDZ067-070-071-131700-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0012.171213T1200Z-171214T0000Z/
Lyon IA-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay IA-Plymouth-Cherokee-
Buena Vista-Woodbury-Ida-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-Jackson-
Rock-Dixon-Dakota-Lincoln SD-Clay SD-Union-
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds are expected to increase after daybreak and
  slowly diminish late this afternoon.

* WINDS...sustained winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will
  be possible.

* IMPACTS...Lightweight and high-profile vehicles will be
  impacted, especially on east-west roads such as Interstate 90
  and Highway 20. Unsecured objects will be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph.  Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017


SDZ038-050-052-053-057>059-063-064-131700-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0012.171213T1000Z-171213T2100Z/
Beadle-Gregory-Jerauld-Sanborn-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Charles Mix-
Douglas-
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Winds are expected to increase prior to daybreak and
  slowly diminish this afternoon.

* WINDS...sustained winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will
  be possible.

* IMPACTS...Lightweight and high-profile vehicles will be
  impacted, especially on east-west roads such as Interstate 90
  and Highway 14. Unsecured objects will be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph.  Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017


MNZ071-097-SDZ039-040-054>056-060>062-065-066-068-069-131700-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0012.171213T1200Z-171213T2100Z/
Lincoln MN-Pipestone-Kingsbury-Brookings-Miner-Lake-Moody-Hanson-
McCook-Minnehaha-Hutchinson-Turner-Bon Homme-Yankton-
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 PM
CST THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Winds are expected to increase prior to daybreak and
  slowly diminish this afternoon.

* WINDS...sustained winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will
  be possible.

* IMPACTS...Lightweight and high-profile vehicles will be
  impacted, especially on east-west roads such as Interstate 90
  and Highway 14. Unsecured objects will be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph.  Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
244 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Strong winds Today...

SDZ003-004-009-015-016-033>035-045-048-131645-
/O.CON.KABR.WI.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-171213T2100Z/
Corson-Campbell-Walworth-Dewey-Potter-Stanley-Sully-Hughes-Jones-
Lyman-
Including the cities of McIntosh, Herreid, Mobridge, Isabel,
Gettysburg, Mission Ridge, Onida, Pierre, Murdo, and Kennebec
244 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017 /144 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST /2 PM MST/ THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...through mid afternoon today.

* WINDS...Northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
  limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or higher,
or gusts over 44 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
244 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Strong winds Today...

MNZ039-046-SDZ005>008-010-011-017>023-036-037-051-131645-
/O.CON.KABR.WI.Y.0017.171213T1200Z-171213T2100Z/
Traverse-Big Stone-McPherson-Brown-Marshall-Roberts-Edmunds-Day-
Faulk-Spink-Clark-Codington-Grant-Hamlin-Deuel-Hyde-Hand-Buffalo-
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, Eureka, Aberdeen,
Britton, Sisseton, Ipswich, Webster, Faulkton, Redfield, Clark,
Watertown, Milbank, Hayti, Clear Lake, Highmore, Miller,
and Fort Thompson
244 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 PM
CST THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...this morning through mid afternoon today.

* WINDS...Northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
  limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or higher,
or gusts over 44 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

KF


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
346 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

SDZ003>006-009-010-015>020-022-023-033>037-045-048-051-141000-
Corson-Campbell-McPherson-Brown-Walworth-Edmunds-Dewey-Potter-
Faulk-Spink-Clark-Codington-Hamlin-Deuel-Stanley-Sully-Hughes-
Hyde-Hand-Jones-Lyman-Buffalo-
346 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017 /246 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central South
Dakota, north central South Dakota, and northeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winds out of the northwest will gust 40 to 50 mph through mid
afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Light snow, with accumulations of less than an inch, will be
possible Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
336 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-140945-
Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Palo Alto-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-
Pocahontas-Humboldt-Wright-Franklin-Butler-Bremer-Sac-Calhoun-
Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Crawford-Carroll-Greene-
Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-Audubon-Guthrie-Dallas-Polk-Jasper-
Poweshiek-Cass-Adair-Madison-Warren-Marion-Mahaska-Adams-Union-
Clarke-Lucas-Monroe-Wapello-Taylor-Ringgold-Decatur-Wayne-
Appanoose-Davis-
336 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central Iowa.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight

A Wind Advisory is in effect for the area. Please refer to the
National Weather Service website at weather.gov/desmoines for
further details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Kotenberg

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-031>034-
043>045-051>053-067-132330-
Monona-Harrison-Shelby-Pottawattamie-Mills-Montgomery-Fremont-
Page-Knox-Cedar-Thurston-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-Madison-Stanton-
Cuming-Burt-Colfax-Dodge-Washington-Saunders-Douglas-Sarpy-Cass-
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Iowa...west central Iowa...east central Nebraska...northeast
Nebraska and southeast Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A wind advisory is in effect from 9 AM to 5 PM. Northwest winds
will strengthen to 30 to 35 mph with gusts to 40 to 50 mph. The
winds should diminish by late afternoon or early evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
142 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

MNZ041>044-047>052-054>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-131945-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-Benton-
Sherburne-Isanti-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-
142 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Minnesota...east central Minnesota...south central Minnesota...
southeast Minnesota...southwest Minnesota and west central
Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Areas of freezing drizzle and snow are possible overnight into
tomorrow. Any ice accumulation will be minor, but it could still
create slick spots on roads.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Areas of freezing drizzle and snow are possible Wednesday
morning. Any ice accumulation will be minor, but it could still
create slick spots on roads.

Strong northwest winds gusting to 50 mph are possible across
western and southern Minnesota Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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