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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
236 PM CST Fri Dec 2 2022

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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-
236 PM CST Fri Dec 2 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and
southern Minnesota, and west central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Strong winds are expected late this afternoon through tonight
with gusts of 40 to 50 mph. This will be accompanied by a brief
burst of snow that will result in a half to one inch of new snow,
which could lead to patchy blowing snow. Sharply falling
temperatures tonight could lead to a flash-freeze.

Wind chills early Saturday morning will drop to 10 below to 20
below zero.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
154 PM CST Fri Dec 2 2022

MNZ041-042-047>049-054>057-064-065-073-074-082-030400-
/O.NEW.KMPX.WW.Y.0022.221202T2100Z-221203T0600Z/
Douglas-Todd-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Kandiyohi-Yellow Medicine-Renville-Redwood-Brown-Watonwan-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Morris,
Glenwood, St Cloud, Madison, Benson, Montevideo, Willmar,
Granite Falls, Olivia, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, and St James
154 PM CST Fri Dec 2 2022

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one
  inch. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of central, south central, southwest and west
  central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility. Sharply falling
  temperatures could cause a flash-freeze. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the evening commute. Gusty winds could
  bring down tree branches. The cold wind chills as low as 15
  below zero could result in hypothermia if precautions are not
  taken.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

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