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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT...

.FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BRING TRAVEL HAZARDS TO WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT.

FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY BEGINNING AS SNOW...WILL DEVELOP
SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE THURSDAY AT PLACES LIKE BOWMAN AND
HETTINGER. THE FREEZING RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTH DURING THANKSGIVING
DAY...REACHING LAKE SAKAKAWEA TO THE NORTH AND THE MISSOURI RIVER
TO THE EAST. A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR
SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA THURSDAY AS A RESULT. THIS INCLUDES PLACES
LIKE BEACH...DICKINSON...WATFORD CITY...GLEN ULLIN...ELGIN...AND
FORT YATES.

TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THIS AREA...SNOW IS EXPECTED. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES IS FORECAST FROM WILLISTON
EAST THROUGH MINOT AND RUGBY BY FRIDAY MORNING. AS A RESULT...A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE AREAS THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

THOSE PLANNING TRAVEL THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY AND DRIVING CONDITIONS. KEEP UP TO DATE WITH
THE LATEST FORECAST AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS. IF YOU TRAVEL...CARRY
A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT AND ADVISE OTHERS OF YOUR PLANS.

NDZ017>020-031>034-042-045-271200-
/O.CON.KBIS.ZR.Y.0004.141127T1800Z-141128T0600Z/
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
GRANT-SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...ELGIN...
FORT YATES
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014 /851 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014/

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM
MST/ THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST /11 PM MST/ THURSDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SNOW AND SLEET MAY ALSO MIX WITH THE FREEZING
  RAN MAKING SLICK ROADS AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT...

.FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BRING TRAVEL HAZARDS TO WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT.

FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY BEGINNING AS SNOW...WILL DEVELOP
SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE THURSDAY AT PLACES LIKE BOWMAN AND
HETTINGER. THE FREEZING RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTH DURING THANKSGIVING
DAY...REACHING LAKE SAKAKAWEA TO THE NORTH AND THE MISSOURI RIVER
TO THE EAST. A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR
SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA THURSDAY AS A RESULT. THIS INCLUDES PLACES
LIKE BEACH...DICKINSON...WATFORD CITY...GLEN ULLIN...ELGIN...AND
FORT YATES.

TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THIS AREA...SNOW IS EXPECTED. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES IS FORECAST FROM WILLISTON
EAST THROUGH MINOT AND RUGBY BY FRIDAY MORNING. AS A RESULT...A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE AREAS THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

THOSE PLANNING TRAVEL THANKSGIVING DAY AND NIGHT SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY AND DRIVING CONDITIONS. KEEP UP TO DATE WITH
THE LATEST FORECAST AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS. IF YOU TRAVEL...CARRY
A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT AND ADVISE OTHERS OF YOUR PLANS.

NDZ001>005-009>013-021-271200-
/O.CON.KBIS.WW.Y.0016.141127T1800Z-141128T1200Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCLEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...GARRISON
951 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY
TO 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES WILL
  CAUSE REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SLIPPERY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING.
THE NORTH DAKOTA STATE PATROL ADVISES...DO NOT USE THE CRUISE
CONTROL IN THESE WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

TM


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

NDZ002>005-011>013-023-025-037-048-051-271000-
BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WARD-MCHENRY-PIERCE-WELLS-FOSTER-
STUTSMAN-LA MOURE-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...
MINOT...TOWNER...RUGBY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...JAMESTOWN...
EDGELEY...OAKES
943 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES BETWEEN 20 AND 30 BELOW ZERO WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. PLACES LIKE MINOT...BOTTINEAU...
ROLLA...RUGBY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...JAMESTOWN...AND ELLENDALE
WILL BE AFFECTED BY THESE WIND CHILLS.

THOSE WITH PLANNED OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES SHOULD TAKE PRECAUTIONS AND
DRESS APPROPRIATELY TO PREVENT FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA. IF
TRAVELING...BE SURE TO PACK A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

$$

TM

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
317 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

MNZ001-002-004>009-013>017-022>024-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-
054-271015-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-WEST MARSHALL-
EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-
NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-WESTERN WALSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALSTAD...HALLOCK...ROSEAU...BAUDETTE...WARREN...NEWFOLDEN...
RED LAKE...THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...
BAGLEY...BEMIDJI...MAHNOMEN...LAKE ITASCA...PARK RAPIDS...CANDO...
LANGDON...CAVALIER...MADDOCK...LEEDS...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...GRAND FORKS...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...
MAYVILLE...ADAMS
317 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...A COLD THANKSGIVING THEN SOME LIGHT SNOW...

OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL BELOW ZERO AS SKIES REMAIN
CLEAR TONIGHT. WINDS WILL INCREASE AND BECOME SOUTHERLY OVERNIGHT
WITH WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE DEVILS LAKE BASIN IN THE 20 TO 30
BELOW RANGE THANKSGIVING DAY MORNING. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE DURING
THE DAY WITH A BAND OF SNOW DEVELOPING IN CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.
THIS BAND WILL MOVE INTO THE DEVILS LAKE BASIN IN LATE AFTERNOON
TO EARLY EVENING THEN CONTINUE EAST INTO THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND
NORTHWEST MINNESOTA. ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED BY FRIDAY MORNING.

$$


JK


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-271030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
408 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE
GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
EVENING. WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED...BUT THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES
CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6 TO 12 INCHES. TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT
DUE TO THE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER
SNOW BANDS. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY MORNING. LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNINGS HAVE BEEN ISSUED
FOR IRON AND ASHLAND COUNTIES...AND SNOW ADVISORIES FOR BAYFIELD
AND DOUGLAS COUNTIES. PLEASE READ THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
MESSAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

THE COMBINATION OF COLD TEMPERATURES AND WINDS LATE TONIGHT COULD
SEE WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES APPROACHES. THERE COULD BE HAZARDOUSLY
COLD WIND CHILLS APPROACHING 25 DEGREES BELOW ZERO LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE WILL BE LINGERING LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS OVER IRON AND
ASHLAND COUNTIES THURSDAY MORNING...BUT THE SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH.

THERE WILL BE ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW ACCUMULATION OVER THE
NORTHLAND THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. EXPECT WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF
1 TO 3 INCHES...POSSIBLY MORE IN SOME AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
421 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ006>008-011-018>023-271030-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-
421 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID MORNING BEFORE
CONDITIONS IMPROVE. VISIBILITIES ALONG INTERSTATE 29 COULD FALL
BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

AN STORM SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE REGION THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT COULD BRING LIGHT SNOWFALL...MAINLY FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND
NORTH OF HIGHWAY 12.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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