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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
226 PM CST Fri Jan 22 2021

...SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.Snow will spread into southwest Minnesota late Saturday morning
and reach western Wisconsin during the mid-afternoon Saturday.
The snow will end Saturday night. A widespread band of 3 to 6
inches of snow is expected to fall along and south of a line from
Appleton, to St. Cloud, to the northern Twin Cities metro in
Minnesota and from New Richmond to Bloomer in Wisconsin.

Within this area, a band of 6-7 inches of snow will be possible
from Redwood Falls, to Mankato and Red Wing. An upgrade to a
Winter Storm Warning may be needed across this region if
confidence in snowfall amounts this high occurring increases.

Travel impacts are likely as roads become snow covered Saturday
evening, slow down and allow for extra time to reach your
destination.

MNZ049-051-057>063-066-068>070-078-092-093-230430-
/O.NEW.KMPX.WW.Y.0003.210123T1800Z-210124T0900Z/
Stearns-Sherburne-Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-
Washington-McLeod-Carver-Scott-Dakota-Goodhue-Faribault-Freeborn-
Including the cities of St Cloud, Elk River, Willmar, Litchfield,
Monticello, Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater, Hutchinson,
Chanhassen, Chaska, Victoria, Shakopee, Hastings, Red Wing,
Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
226 PM CST Fri Jan 22 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 3 AM
CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6
  inches.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, south central and
  southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From noon Saturday to 3 AM CST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

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. Road conditions can also be found
at 511mn.org for Minnesota or 511wi.gov for Wisconsin.

&&

$$



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