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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
654 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

MNZ001>005-007-008-013>015-022-027-029-030-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-
024-026>030-038-039-049-052>054-071300-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-
PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-MAHNOMEN-WEST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-
EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-
BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
654 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOME VERY LIGHT MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE NORTH OF THE
HIGHWAY 2 CORRIDOR TODAY...BUT NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ARE
EXPECTED. A MUCH STRONG SYSTEM WILL MOVE IN LATE TONIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. SNOW WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE DEVILS LAKE
BASIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE IN EASTERN
NORTH DAKOTA DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...ALLOWING BLOWING
SNOW AND POSSIBLE BLIZZARD CONDITIONS TO BEGIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW AND INCREASING WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD ACROSS THE
REGION...MOVING INTO THE RED RIVER VALLEY SUNDAY MORNING AND INTO
WESTERN MINNESOTA BY AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL GUST TO ABOVE 50
MPH...WITH SOME SPOTS POSSIBLY REACHING THE 55 TO 60 MPH RANGE. THERE
IS SOME UNCERTAINTY IF THERE WILL BE ENOUGH SNOW TO CREATE
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS IN ALL AREAS...BUT EVEN LOCATIONS WITH ONLY 2
TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED COULD SEE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. A
BLIZZARD WATCH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED BUT SNOW AND ROAD REPORTS
ARE APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
654 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

MNZ006-009-016-017-023-024-028-031-032-071300-
LAKE OF THE WOODS-NORTH BELTRAMI-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-EAST BECKER-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-
654 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOME LIGHT SNOW AND EVEN A FEW PELLETS OF SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE
TODAY AROUND LAKE OF THE WOODS...BUT AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT AND NOT
EXPECTING MUCH ACCUMULATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM MOVING INTO THE AREA WILL BRING SOME SNOW
MOVING INTO THE AREA LATE SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT. SNOW AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 1 TO 4
INCHES. WINDS WILL ALSO INCREASE TO ABOVE 40 MPH AT TIMES SUNDAY
AFTERNOON. THIS WILL BRING SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING IN OPEN
AREAS AT TIMES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED BUT SNOW AND ROAD REPORTS
ARE APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

IAZ001-012-020-021-031-032-MNZ098-NEZ014-SDZ071-071130-
LYON IA-SIOUX-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-WOODBURY-IDA-ROCK-DAKOTA-UNION-
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE EARLY THIS MORNING.
THROUGH AROUND SUNRISE...EXPECT VISIBILITY TO BE LIMITED TO A
QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING...AND BECOME STRONG
DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY
APPROACH 30 MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BUT WIND GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH MAY CONTINUE.

WITH RECENT SNOWFALL...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE SOME AREAS
OF BLOWING SNOW. HOWEVER...VISIBILITY WILL BE LOWEST DURING PERIODS
OF LIGHT SNOWFALL...PERHAPS BRIEFLY AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE...
MAINLY DURING SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
NIGHT. ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL REMAIN UNDER ONE HALF INCH.

AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND OCCASIONAL FLURRIES MAY LINGER INTO
MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

NEZ013-SDZ039-054>056-061-062-066-067-069-070-071130-
DIXON-KINGSBURY-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-
LINCOLN SD-YANKTON-CLAY SD-
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING...AND BECOME STRONG
DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY
APPROACH 30 MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BUT WIND GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH MAY CONTINUE.

WITH RECENT SNOWFALL...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE SOME AREAS
OF BLOWING SNOW. HOWEVER...VISIBILITY WILL BE LOWEST DURING PERIODS
OF LIGHT SNOWFALL...PERHAPS BRIEFLY AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE...
MAINLY DURING SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
NIGHT. ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL REMAIN UNDER ONE HALF INCH.

AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND OCCASIONAL FLURRIES MAY LINGER INTO
MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

MNZ071-072-SDZ040-071130-
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-BROOKINGS-
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING AND BECOME STRONG BY
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY APPROACH 30
MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
SLIGHTLY LATER SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WIND GUSTS GREATER THAN 40 MPH
WILL CONTINUE MONDAY MORNING.

IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE PREVALENT BY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT. WHEN FALLING SNOW IS COMBINED
WITH THE VERY STRONG WIND...VISIBILITIES WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED
AT TIMES...WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT TIMES.  A
BLIZZARD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

IAZ002-003-013-014-022-MNZ080-081-089-090-097-071130-
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-BUENA VISTA-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-
523 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST IOWA
AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH MID MORNING.
WORST CONDITIONS WILL BE FOUND THROUGH SHORTLY AFTER DAYBREAK...WITH
VISIBILITY LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE COMMON ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 90.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING AND BECOME VERY STRONG
DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS MAY
APPROACH 30 MPH...WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH MAY
CONTINUE INTO MONDAY MORNING.

IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS...SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE PREVALENT BY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT. WHEN FALLING SNOW IS COMBINED
WITH THE VERY STRONG WIND...VISIBILITIES WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED
AT TIMES...WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT TIMES.  A
BLIZZARD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
321 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-071130-
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-
321 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW IS POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT MAINLY NORTH OF
HIGHWAY 2 IN NORTHEAST MINNESOTA. AN INCH OF LESS ACCUMULATION IS
POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE COMBINATION OF LIGHT SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BRING AREAS OF
BLOW SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ACORSS PORTIONS OF MINNESOTA SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE SOUTH SHORE OF LAKE
SUPERIOR MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO REPORT THEIR SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS
LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

STEWART

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)

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