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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
925 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
210330-
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-
925 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A LIGHT COATING OF ICE ON UNTREATED ROADS AND SURFACES WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS PARTS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY
MORNING DUE TO LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FOG. LOCATIONS MOST AT
RISK ARE ALONG AND NORTH OF AN ALEXANDRIA...TO MILACA...TO MORA
LINE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A LARGE STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE UPPER MIDWEST NEXT
WEEK. ALTHOUGH THERE ARE STILL UNCERTAINTIES WITH HOW THIS SYSTEM
WILL EVOLVE...THE POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW EXISTS FOR MUCH
OF THE AREA BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
951 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-202130-
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-
951 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FOG WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT
ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN MINNESOTA.  IN ADDITION... UP
TO INCH OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE IRON RANGE AND INLAND
PORTIONS OF THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD OVERNIGHT. A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED THROUGH NOON ON SATURDAY FOR THE
COMBINATION OF FREEZING DRIZZLE... LIGHT SNOW AND FOG...RESULTING IN
SLICK ROADS AND POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.  PLEASE SEE THE LATEST
WINTER WEATHER PRODUCT FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MAY IMPACT THE NORTHLAND MONDAY
THROUGH CHRISTMAS EVE. SEVERAL PERIODS OF SNOW AND POSSIBLE
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED...WITH POTENTIAL IMPACTS TO HOLIDAY
TRAVEL. THERE REMAINS CONSIDERABLE UNCERTAINTY ON THE TRACK AND
STRENGTH OF THE STORM...AND ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS LEADING UP TO
THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY IS ENCOURAGES TO STAY CURRENT WITH THE LATEST
WEATHER INFORMATION ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORTS OF SNOW OR FREEZING DRIZZLE FROM OUR SNOW SPOTTER NETWORK
WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
942 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-201245-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-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-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
942 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL CAUSE SOME
HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL CAUSE SOME
HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS SATURDAY MORNING.

PERIODIC SNOW CHANCES WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. BEST
CHANCES WILL BE EARLY NEXT WEEK WHERE SOME ACCUMULATION IS
POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
351 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-202200-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
351 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE LOOKS TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY MORNING. VERY LITTLE ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED BUT A
FEW SLICK SPOTS ON ROADS ARE POSSIBLE BY SUNRISE SATURDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF FREEZING DRIZZLE IS EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
INTO SUNDAY MORNING...MAINLY NORTH OF INTERSTATE 80. THERE IS A
BETTER POTENTIAL FOR VERY LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND MAY LEAD TO
TRICKY TRAVEL CONDITIONS SUNDAY MORNING.

A LARGE STORM SYSTEM IS SET TO PRODUCE PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE
REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE PRECIPITATION LOOKS TO CHANGE OVER TO
SNOW FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST ON MONDAY NIGHT OVER CENTRAL
IOWA. AT THIS TIME SNOW ACCUMULATIONS APPEAR LIKELY TO BE
LIGHT...BUT THIS SYSTEM SHOULD BE MONITORED CLOSELY IN THE COMING
DAYS.

VERY STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS LOOK TO DEVELOP BY WEDNESDAY
MORNING AND THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT SNOW FALLING AS WELL
AND MAY CAUSE SOME VISIBILITY RESTRICTIONS OVER NORTHERN IOWA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

KLP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1144 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-201745-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-
ADAMS-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
1144 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...AND SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI
RIVER VALLEY TONIGHT. A FEW SLICK SPOTS MAY DEVELOP IF THE
DRIZZLE BECOMES HEAVY ENOUGH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE MAY BE SOME PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AGAIN ACROSS THE AREA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY WITH A FEW SLIPPERY SPOTS
POSSIBLE. A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW IS THEN POSSIBLE SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY.

PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW ARE THEN ANTICIPATED THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF AN INCH OR TWO COULD RESULT IN SOME IMPACT
ON TRAVEL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

ROGERS

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