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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
155 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

SDZ003-004-009-015-016-033>036-045-048-051-221200-
CORSON-CAMPBELL-WALWORTH-DEWEY-POTTER-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-
JONES-LYMAN-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCLAUGHLIN...HERREID...MOBRIDGE...
TIMBER LAKE...GETTYSBURG...FORT PIERRE...ONIDA...PIERRE...
HIGHMORE...MURDO...PRESHO...FORT THOMPSON
155 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /1255 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...PATCHY FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

A BROKEN BAND OF LIGHT RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN WILL MAKE ITS WAY
EAST ACROSS THE MISSOURI RIVER VALLEY EARLY THIS MORNING.
HOWEVER...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO WARM TO OR ABOVE FREEZING
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...WHICH SHOULD LIMIT ANY ICE
ACCUMULATIONS.

HOWEVER...IF YOU ARE OUT AND ABOUT THIS MORNING...PLEASE BE AWARE
OF THE POTENTIAL FOR ICY ROADS AND WALKWAYS.

$$
TDK

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1256 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NDZ001>005-009>013-018>023-025-034>037-042-045>048-050-051-221300-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-
MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-GRANT-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-LA MOURE-
MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...GARRISON...
MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...MANDAN...BISMARCK...STEELE...
JAMESTOWN...ELGIN...FORT YATES...LINTON...NAPOLEON...EDGELEY...
ASHLEY...OAKES
1256 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /1156 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014/

...WINTRY MIX POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING FOLLOWED BY
ACCUMULATING SNOW LATER MONDAY INTO TUESDAY WILL IMPACT EARLY
CHRISTMAS TRAVEL...

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP EARLY THIS MONDAY MORNING OVER
WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND SPREAD EASTWARD INTO CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE BEFORE THIS
CHANGEOVER TO ALL SNOW AT PLACES LIKE WILLISTON...MINOT...
KILLDEER...GLEN ULLIN AND ELGIN. TRAVEL MAY BE SLOWED DUE TO
SLIPPERY ROADS.

ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 83...AREAS OF FOG AND PATCHY FREEZING
DRIZZLE CAN BE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE EARLY THIS MORNING. PLACES
LIKE JAMESTOWN...RUGBY HARVEY...ROLLA AND LINTON WILL LIKELY SEE
SLIPPERY ROADS DUE TO THE PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE...OR FOG
DROPLETS THAT FREEZE ON ROADS AND WALKWAYS.

FOR LATER THIS MONDAY...SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA.
THE GREATEST AMOUNTS...UP TO FOUR INCHES...WILL BE ACROSS THE
SOUTHWEST ON MONDAY...AND THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY MONDAY AND
TUESDAY. THOSE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH
THEIR DESTINATIONS. MUCH OF THE REGION OUTSIDE OF NORTH DAKOTA
WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED BY THIS STORM SYSTEM.

$$

JV

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
505 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

WYZ016-017-221300-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-
505 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...

STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND AT 25 TO 35 WITH GUSTS NEAR 55 MPH
WILL BLOW ACROSS THE WIND RIVER BASIN THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
SOME BANDS OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL ACCOMPANY THESE STRONG WINDS MAINLY
FROM RIVERTON AND NORTHEAST TO BOYSEN RESERVOIR AND MONETA.   WINDS
ARE EXPECTED TO STAY STRONG OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING BEFORE
DECREASING AROUND MIDDAY MONDAY.

THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD.  CONTROLLING A
VEHICLE IN THESE WINDS IS EVEN MORE DIFFICULT WHEN SLICK ROAD
CONDITIONS ARE PRESENT.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
505 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

WYZ010-221300-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
505 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

STRONG NORTHWEST WIND AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 55 MPH
WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST
JOHNSON COUNTY.  IN ADDITION...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL ALSO
STREAM OFF OF THE BIGHORNS THIS EVENING...REDUCING VISIBILITY AND
CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS UNDERNEATH THE BANDS.  THESE
STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE DECREASING
AROUND SUNSET MONDAY.

THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD.  CONTROLLING A
VEHICLE IN THESE WINDS IS EVEN MORE DIFFICULT WHEN SLICK ROAD
CONDITIONS ARE PRESENT.

$$

AEM

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1153 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

WYZ020-221100-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
1153 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STRONG WINDS TO BLOW TODAY NEAR CASPER...

HIGH WINDS WILL OCCUR TODAY ACROSS ISOLATED AREAS NEAR CASPER...
INCLUDING HIGHWAY 258 AND OUTER DRIVE. WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES.

THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ADVISES NO LIGHT TRAILER
TRAFFIC DUE TO WIND SPEEDS ABOVE 50 MPH.  THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE LOSS
OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING
EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD.  DRIVERS OF SUCH VEHICLES ARE ADVISED TO
DELAY TRAVEL.

$$

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