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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1041 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...

.A quick moving but complex winter system will impact the area
beginning this evening through Sunday morning. A band of snow
will set up from southwestern Minnesota up through northwest
Wisconsin as a surface low deepens across Iowa. Snowfall totals
generally look to be in the 2 to 4 inch range with amounts
quickly tapering off on either side of the band. A narrow
corridor of of 5 to 7 inches with isolated higher amounts appears
most likely from near Sioux Falls to Mankato. South central
Minnesota may see more of a wintry mix at times, but little to no
ice accumulation is expected. Precipitation will come to an end
Sunday morning.

MNZ059>063-068>070-078-272245-
/O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0007.210228T0300Z-210228T1500Z/
Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Goodhue-
Including the cities of Monticello, Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul,
Stillwater, Chanhassen, Chaska, Victoria, Shakopee, Hastings,
and Red Wing
1041 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
  inches. Locally higher amounts possible.

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

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 9 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1047 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
281700-
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-
1047 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Accumulating snowfall is expected tonight from southwestern
Minnesota through northwestern Wisconsin. Snow may be heavy at
times, with the highest totals expected across southwestern
Minnesota. A sharp gradient in amounts is anticipated outside of
the main band of snowfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Accumulating snowfall will gradually end Sunday morning across
eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$



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