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Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
604 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG OVER MUCH OF SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA INTO
WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN THROUGH 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.MANY LOCATIONS BETWEEN INTERSTATES 94 AND 90 IN SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA...ALONG WITH MUCH OF WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN WILL
EXPERIENCE VISIBILITIES DROPPING TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS DUE
TO FOG. THE FOG WILL GRADUALLY BURN OFF THROUGH THE LATE MORNING
HOURS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE EXTRA CAUTION BY USING LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...ALLOWING EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES AND REDUCING
SPEED. BE PARTICULARLY AWARE OF CHILDREN AWAITING SCHOOL BUSES OR
WALKING TO SCHOOL.

MNZ047-048-054>058-064>070-073>078-083>085-031400-
/O.CON.KMPX.FG.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150903T1400Z/
STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-
STEELE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...CHASKA...SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. PETER...LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...
RED WING...MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA
604 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITY WHICH WILL LEAD TO
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.
BE EXTRA AWARE OF CHILDREN AWAITING SCHOOL BUSES OR WALKING TO
SCHOOL.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
612 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

NDZ003>005-011>013-019>023-025-034>037-042-045>048-050-051-031400-
RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WARD-MCHENRY-PIERCE-MERCER-OLIVER-
MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-
GRANT-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOHALL...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...MINOT...
TOWNER...RUGBY...BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...
HARVEY...CARRINGTON...MANDAN...BISMARCK...STEELE...JAMESTOWN...
ELGIN...FORT YATES...LINTON...NAPOLEON...EDGELEY...ASHLEY...OAKES
612 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015 /512 AM MDT THU SEP 3 2015/

AREAS OF FOG DEVELOPING OVER CENTRAL INTO PORTIONS OF WESTERN
NORTH DAKOTA MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY DOWN TO ONE-QUARTER MILE AT
TIMES EARLY THIS MORNING. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION AND
BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY DETERIORATING VISIBILITY. THE FOG IS EXPECTED
TO DISSIPATE BY MID-MORNING.

$$

JJS/ZH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
407 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

MNZ048-055>058-065>069-075-076-031215-
POPE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-
CARVER-SCOTT-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...
WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...OLIVIA...HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...CHASKA...
SHAKOPEE...ST. PETER...LE SUEUR
407 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

...POCKETS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING...

A FEW AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
ALONG AND NORTH OF THE MINNESOTA RIVER VALLEY.

$$

JRB


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
617 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

NDZ003>005-011>013-018>022-031>035-040>046-041130-
RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WARD-MCHENRY-PIERCE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-
MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
617 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015 /517 AM MDT THU SEP 3 2015/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG THIS MORNING IN CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.

THE HEAT INDEX WILL BE NEAR 100 THIS AFTERNOON.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
617 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

NDZ023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-041130-
WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
617 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG THIS MORNING.

THE HEAT INDEX WILL BE NEAR 100 THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
437 AM MDT THU SEP 3 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-041300-
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-
437 AM MDT THU SEP 3 2015 /537 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS
THE SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS...AND THE REMAINDER OF THE AREA TONIGHT.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.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 SIOUX FALLS SD
442 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

SDZ038-050-052-053-057>060-063>065-068-069-040945-
BEADLE-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-BRULE-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-
CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-BON HOMME-YANKTON-
442 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL
RESULT IN AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES PEAKING IN THE MID TO UPPER
90S.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL RETURN TO THE AREA FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. ISOLATED STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS
COULD DEVELOP SATURDAY AFTERNOON...BUT OTHERWISE THE THREAT OF
SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
440 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-040945-
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-
440 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015 /340 AM MDT THU SEP 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

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT ARE
POSSIBLE ALONG THE MISSOURI RIVER BASIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

MORE THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY. A FEW OF THE STORMS SATURDAY COULD BE ON THE STRONG
SIDE WITH HAIL AND STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

LUECK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
309 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
040830-
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-
309 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FEW AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS.

HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REACH THE MIDDLE 90S IN WESTERN MINNESOTA
AND THE LOWER 90S IN EASTERN MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE TWIN CITIES
METRO...THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS AND PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL RETURN FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW AT
THIS TIME.

HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REACH THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S FOR MUCH OF
THE COVERAGE AREA FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

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