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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

SDZ038-039-052>054-058>061-065-110600-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-161211T1500Z/
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-
MCCOOK-HUTCHINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HURON...DE SMET...ARLINGTON...
LAKE PRESTON...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...ALPENA...WOONSOCKET...
HOWARD...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY...MITCHELL...
ALEXANDRIA...EMERY...SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...
PARKSTON...FREEMAN...MENNO...TRIPP...CLAYTON
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON
  THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL AVERAGE 3 TO 5
  INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...THE VISIBILITY WILL FALL TO AROUND 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 SIOUX FALLS SD
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

IAZ001>003-012>014-021-022-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-
SDZ040-055-056-062-066-067-110600-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-
PIPESTONE-ROCK-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
SIOUX CENTER...ORANGE CITY...ROCK VALLEY...HAWARDEN...HULL...
SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...CHEROKEE...STORM LAKE...
TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...
FULDA...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...
LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...LUVERNE...BROOKINGS...MADISON...ORLAND...
FLANDREAU...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...MARION...
VIBORG...IRENE...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...
HARRISBURG
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON INTO SUNDAY MORNING.
  PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW MAY BE POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF
  SOUTHWESTERN MINNESOTA AND NORTHWESTERN IOWA INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO 8 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE FROM MARSHALL TO PIPESTONE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...
  SPENCER...AND THE SPIRIT LAKE AREA.

* VISIBILITY...THE VISIBILITY WILL FALL TO A HALF A 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 SIOUX FALLS SD
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

IAZ020-031-032-NEZ014-SDZ071-110600-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
PLYMOUTH-WOODBURY-IDA-DAKOTA-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LE MARS...SIOUX CITY...IDA GROVE...
HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK...SOUTH SIOUX CITY...NORTH SIOUX CITY...
BERESFORD...ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON
348 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL REDEVELOP THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
  ARE POSSIBLE.

* VISIBILITY...THE VISIBILITY WILL FALL TO A HALF A 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 DES MOINES IA
247 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...BAND OF HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED OVER NORTHERN IOWA...

.AREAS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY AGAIN OVERNIGHT WITH
A BAND OF HEAVY SNOW DEVELOPING OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN IOWA.
IN ADDITION...THE WIND WILL BECOME BREEZY OVERNIGHT AND WILL
CREATE SOME BLOWING SNOW AND WILL DIMINISH VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

IAZ023-033>037-048>050-110500-
/O.EXT.KDMX.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
POCAHONTAS-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-STORY-MARSHALL-
TAMA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF POCAHONTAS, LAURENS, ROLFE, FONDA,
GILMORE CITY, SAC CITY, LAKE VIEW, ODEBOLT, WALL LAKE, SCHALLER,
EARLY, ROCKWELL CITY, MANSON, LAKE CITY, POMEROY, FORT DODGE,
WEBSTER CITY, IOWA FALLS, ELDORA, ACKLEY, AMES, MARSHALLTOWN,
TAMA, TOLEDO, TRAER, DYSART, AND GLADBROOK
247 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS
  AFTERNOON THOUGH MAY END AT TIMES. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS THIS
  AFTERNOON WILL BE AN INCH OR LESS. EXPECT THE SNOW TO INCREASE
  AGAIN OVERNIGHT.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE
  EVENT WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS
  NORTH AND LESSER AMOUNTS SOUTH.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WILL INCREASE
  OVERNIGHT INTO THE 15 TO 20 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS NEAR 25 MPH.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW COVERED AND ICY
  ROADS.

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
205 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LIGHT SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.A SERIES OF WEAK IMPULSES WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE SNOW ACROSS
THE FORECAST AREA INTO SUNDAY MORNING. CURRENTLY WE ARE SEEING THE
SECOND WAVE OF LIGHT SNOW EAST OF THE MISSOURI VALLEY INTO THE
SISSETON HILLS REGION. THIS FEATURE WILL WEAKEN LATE THIS
EVENING...WITH THE FINAL WAVE TRACKING ACROSS THE NORTHERN TIER
OF SOUTH DAKOTA OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY. DUE TO THE VARIED
NATURE OF THESE IMPULSES...SNOWFALL TOTALS WILL VARY WIDELY ACROSS
THE ADVISORY AREA.

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-019>023-110415-
/O.NEW.KABR.WW.Y.0014.161210T2005Z-161211T1500Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-
HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...HAYTI...
CLEAR LAKE
205 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 2
  TO 5 INCHES.

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.

&&

$$

CONNELLY

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
205 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LIGHT SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.A SERIES OF WEAK IMPULSES WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE SNOW ACROSS
THE FORECAST AREA INTO SUNDAY MORNING. CURRENTLY WE ARE SEEING THE
SECOND WAVE OF LIGHT SNOW EAST OF THE MISSOURI VALLEY INTO THE
SISSETON HILLS REGION. THIS FEATURE WILL WEAKEN LATE THIS
EVENING...WITH THE FINAL WAVE TRACKING ACROSS THE NORTHERN TIER
OF SOUTH DAKOTA OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY. DUE TO THE VARIED
NATURE OF THESE IMPULSES...SNOWFALL TOTALS WILL VARY WIDELY ACROSS
THE ADVISORY AREA.

SDZ005-006-010-017-018-037-110415-
/O.NEW.KABR.WW.Y.0014.161210T2005Z-161211T1200Z/
MCPHERSON-BROWN-EDMUNDS-FAULK-SPINK-HAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUREKA...ABERDEEN...IPSWICH...
FAULKTON...REDFIELD...MILLER
205 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 1 AND
  4 INCHES.

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 TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
134 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LONG DURATION SNOWFALL EVENT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY FOR
PARTS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN...

.A LONG PERIOD OF SNOWFALL WITH ACCUMULATIONS FROM 5 TO 8 INCHES
IS EXPECTED FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH
OF A MORRIS TO ST CLOUD TO LADYSMITH WISCONSIN LINE. THIS INCLUDES
THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA.

MNZ064-065-067-073>075-082-083-091-092-110345-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161211T1800Z/
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-SIBLEY-REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-WATONWAN-
BLUE EARTH-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...GAYLORD...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST PETER...ST JAMES...MANKATO...
FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH
134 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 6 PM THIS EVENING
  AND 6 AM SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
134 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LONG DURATION SNOWFALL EVENT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY FOR
PARTS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN...

.A LONG PERIOD OF SNOWFALL WITH ACCUMULATIONS FROM 5 TO 8 INCHES
IS EXPECTED FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH
OF A MORRIS TO ST CLOUD TO LADYSMITH WISCONSIN LINE. THIS INCLUDES
THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA.

MNZ054>058-110345-
/O.EXA.KMPX.WW.Y.0015.161210T2100Z-161211T1800Z/
LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...
WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD
134 PM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
NOON CST SUNDAY.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND 3 PM AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND
  NOON SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 6 PM TONIGHT AND
  6 AM SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

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