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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
407 AM CDT Wed Oct 21 2020

...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from late tonight through
Thursday evening northwest of a line from Benson, to St. Cloud, to
Mora. A band of snow is expected to develop late tonight and
persist through Thursday and into early Thursday evening. Snow
rates of 1 inch per hour are possible, especially late tonight and
early Thursday. Precipitation will transition from snow, to a
wintry mix, to all rain over a short distance as one heads
southeast. This will result in a tight snowfall gradient that may
shift slightly in future forecasts. In areas that remain snow,
total accumulation in excess of 6 inches is possible.

MNZ041>045-047>050-055-212015-
/O.NEW.KMPX.WS.A.0007.201022T0900Z-201023T0300Z/
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Swift-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls,
Princeton, Mora, Morris, Glenwood, St Cloud, Sauk Rapids,
and Benson
407 AM CDT Wed Oct 21 2020

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulation in excess
  of 6 inches possible.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central and west central
  Minnesota, especially along and north of a line from Morris to
  Lake Mille Lacs.

* WHEN...From late tonight through Thursday evening.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Confidence in the location of the southern
  edge of the heavy snow is lower than normal. Snow accumulation
  may vary significantly within a county where the precipitation
  transition zone sets up.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

&&

$$

Borghoff




Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
424 AM CDT Wed Oct 21 2020

MNZ041>045-047>050-055-220930-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Swift-
424 AM CDT Wed Oct 21 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect late tonight. Please refer to
the watch product for more information.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

The Winter Storm Watch continues into early Thursday evening.
Please refer to the watch product for more information.

Another storm system may impact the region Saturday night and
Sunday. The potential for more accumulating snowfall is
increasing.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters and snowfall observers are urged to report snowfall
amounts to the National Weather Service.

$$

Borghoff



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