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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1207 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS DEVELOPING IN
WEST CENTRAL TO SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA THIS AFTERNOON...

.AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON
WITH STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH
AS 45 MPH...ARE LIKELY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH
SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.
VISIBILITIES WILL BE FREQUENTLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A QUARTER
MILE IN OPEN AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA.

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY EVENING FOR
AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD TO HUTCHINSON...
OWATONNA AND ALBERT LEA. EASTERN AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
WARNING MAY BE CANCELLED EARLY DEPENDING ON VISIBILITY
RESTRICTIONS. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT ACROSS
THE REST OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN
THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

MNZ047-048-054>058-064>067-073>076-082>085-091>093-040215-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150304T0300Z/
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-
LE SUEUR-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. PETER...
LE SUEUR...ST. JAMES...MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA...FAIRMONT...
BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
1207 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND
  BLIZZARD CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WIND GUSTS AROUND 45
  MPH WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN
  OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE A BIT BETTER WITHIN CITY
  LIMITS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME DANGEROUS WITH BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...BLOWING SNOW STILL LIKELY ACROSS THE EAST THIS AFTERNOON...


MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-018>023-040000-
/O.CAN.KABR.BZ.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KABR.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-
GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...REDFIELD...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...
CASTLEWOOD...CLEAR LAKE
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
CST THIS EVENING. THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...BLOWING SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 45 MPH MAY PRODUCE VISIBILITY OF ONE MILE OR LESS IN
  BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITY WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES
WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW AROUND. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...BLOWING SNOW STILL LIKELY ACROSS THE EAST THIS AFTERNOON...


SDZ006-040000-
/O.CON.KABR.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
BROWN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ABERDEEN
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...BLOWING SNOW WILL PERSISTING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 45 MPH MAY PRODUCE VISIBILITY OF ONE MILE OR LESS IN
  BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES
WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW AROUND. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

PARKIN

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ071-072-040000-
/O.CAN.KFSD.BZ.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.150303T1700Z-150304T0000Z/
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...
IVANHOE...MARSHALL
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
CST THIS AFTERNOON. THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A TENTH OF AN
  INCH OR LESS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE
  LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
  WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO
  A MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO ZERO TO 10
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ080-081-089-090-097-098-040000-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...
MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...
LUVERNE
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...GRADUALLY IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
  THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE. THE
  COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY
  REDUCE VISIBILITY TO A MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
  AREAS. DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO 5 BELOW TO
  10 BELOW ZERO BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

SDZ038-039-052-053-057-058-032300-
/O.CAN.KFSD.BZ.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150303T2100Z/
/O.EXA.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150303T2300Z/
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-JERAULD-SANBORN-BRULE-AURORA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HURON...DE SMET...ARLINGTON...
LAKE PRESTON...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...ALPENA...WOONSOCKET...
CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM
CST THIS AFTERNOON. THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A TENTH OF AN
  INCH OR LESS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE
  LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
  WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO
  A MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO ZERO TO 10
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

SDZ040-032300-
/O.CAN.KFSD.BZ.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150303T2300Z/
BROOKINGS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BROOKINGS
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM
CST THIS AFTERNOON. THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A TENTH OF AN
  INCH OR LESS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE
  LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
  WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO
  A MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO ZERO TO 10
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. &&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

SDZ050-063-064-032100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150303T2100Z/
GREGORY-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREGORY...BURKE...WAGNER...PLATTE...
LAKE ANDES...MARTY...ARMOUR...CORSICA...DELMONT
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...GRADUALLY IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
  THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE
  TUESDAY MORNING. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING
  SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO A MILE OR LESS.
  DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE EARLY
  AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO AROUND ZERO
  BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

SDZ054>056-059>062-032300-
/O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150303T2300Z/
MINER-LAKE-MOODY-DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOWARD...MADISON...FLANDREAU...
MITCHELL...ALEXANDRIA...EMERY...SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...
MONTROSE...SIOUX FALLS
1106 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...GRADUALLY IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF A TENTH OF AN INCH
  OR LESS ARE EXPECTED.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE
  LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
  WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO
  A MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  ALSO IMPACT TRAVEL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO ZERO TO 10
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
931 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ029-030-040-NDZ053-040000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-GRANT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...
ELBOW LAKE...WAHPETON
931 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 50 MPH
  POSSIBLE BY MID MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES WITH LARGE VARIATIONS
  FROM SOUTH TO NORTH...WITH HIGHEST AMOUNTS IN SOUTHERN
  PORTIONS OF COUNTIES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1220 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

NDZ006-014-015-024-026-028-038-049-052-040000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
TOWNER-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-NELSON-GRIGGS-BARNES-RANSOM-SARGENT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...MADDOCK...LEEDS...DEVILS LAKE...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...COOPERSTOWN...VALLEY CITY...LISBON...
GWINNER
1220 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 50 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THERE COULD BE SOME LOCALIZED BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN
  COUNTRY. HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

DK

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINDY OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA THIS
AFTERNOON...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 MPH WILL CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH
FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

NDZ004-005-012-013-022-023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-040000-
/O.CON.KBIS.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-MCHENRY-PIERCE-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...TOWNER...RUGBY...
MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...STEELE...JAMESTOWN...NAPOLEON...
EDGELEY...ASHLEY...OAKES
1205 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST SUSTAINED NEAR 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. WORKING ON ELEVATED STRUCTURES WILL BE HAZARDOUS.

&&

$$

TM


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1208 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

NDZ001>003-009>011-017>021-031>035-040>046-041815-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCKENZIE-DUNN-
MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
1208 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015 /1108 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS TO 30 BELOW ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS TO 35 BELOW ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

MORE WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.

$$

TM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1208 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

NDZ004-005-012-013-022-023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-041815-
BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-MCHENRY-PIERCE-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
1208 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SEE
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR MORE DETAILS. DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS AROUND
30 BELOW ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS OF 30 TO 40 BELOW ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
MORNING. WIND CHILLS OF 25 TO 35 BELOW ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

MORE WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1154 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ047-048-054>058-064-041800-
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
YELLOW MEDICINE-
1154 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CAUSE BLIZZARD CONDITIONS INTO THIS
EVENING. CHECK THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO 25 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO LATE
TONIGHT AND INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS AND SNOWFALL OBSERVERS ARE URGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1131 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-NEZ013-014-SDZ065>071-041745-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-DIXON-DAKOTA-HUTCHINSON-TURNER-
LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
1131 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WILL CREATE PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...BUT CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE
TOWARDS SUNSET. AFTER THE BLOWING SNOW ABATES...WIND CHILL VALUES
WILL LIKELY DROP TO 10 TO 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1131 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-SDZ038>040-050-052>064-041745-
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-
ROCK-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-
LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-
CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
1131 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
MINNESOTA...EAST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...BUT CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY
IMPROVE TOWARDS SUNSET. AFTER THE BLOWING SNOW ABATES...WIND
CHILL VALUES WILL LIKELY DROP TO 15 TO 25 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
541 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ003-024-027>032-040-NDZ039-049-052-053-041145-
CLAY-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
541 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...AREAS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS
FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES. THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ALONG THE
NORTH AND SOUTH DAKOTA BORDER AREA INTO ADJACENT WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH DEVELOPING BY
MID MORNING WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS
REDUCING VISIBILITY TO A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. HAZARDOUS
WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED HOWEVER SNOW REPORTS WILL
BE WELCOME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
403 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-041400-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
403 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015 /503 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING FOR MUCH OF THE
SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON FOR NORTHEAST
WYOMING AND THE BLACK HILLS...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FAST MOVING WINTER STORM WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT WIDESPREAD
SNOW ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH MOST OF THIS MORNING. A BAND OF
HEAVIER SNOW WILL SHIFT NORTHEAST FROM SOUTHWEST TO CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA. GENERALLY...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED THERE.
OTHERWISE...MOST OTHER LOCATIONS WILL SEE AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR
TWO. SUSTAINED NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 MPH...WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT BLOWING SNOW ON THE SOUTH
DAKOTA PLAINS INTO THE AFTERNOON. THIS WILL CREATE NEAR ZERO
VISIBILITY AT TIMES AS WELL AS DRIFTING OF SNOW. SNOW IS EXPECTED
TO END ACROSS MOST OF THE REGION LATE THIS MORNING...WITH
GENERALLY LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHEAST WYOMING AND THE
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS THIS AFTERNOON.

ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION WITH TEMPERATURES
DROPPING BELOW ZERO TONIGHT. WINDCHILLS DOWN TO AROUND 25 BELOW
ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA LATE
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

JC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
443 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-041045-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
443 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015 /343 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL AFFECT SOUTH CENTRAL THROUGH NORTHEAST
SOUTH DAKOTA AND INTO WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. VISIBILITY WILL BE
REDUCED TO BELOW ONE-HALF OR ONE-QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. NORTH TO
NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH CAN BE
EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION THIS MORNING.

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO FOR
MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO FOR
MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$
TMT

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