Douglas County, Minnesota
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Blizzard Watch
MNZ041-047-048-055-070100-
/O.CON.KMPX.BZ.A.0002.160207T1500Z-160208T1200Z/
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-SWIFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...BENSON
1046 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...BLIZZARD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 50 MPH COULD CAUSE WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING OF THE SNOW
IS LIKELY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

* TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND EXTREMELY POOR VISIBILITIES.
THIS CAN LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND MAKE TRAVEL VERY
DANGEROUS.

$$

Winter Storm Warning
MNZ041-047-048-054>058-064-071200-
/O.UPG.KMPX.BZ.A.0002.160207T1800Z-160208T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KMPX.WS.W.0002.160207T1800Z-160208T1800Z/
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-
MEEKER-YELLOW MEDICINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...
MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...
GRANITE FALLS
853 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO NOON CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO NOON CST MONDAY. THE BLIZZARD WATCH IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT LIGHT SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND NOON SUNDAY AND THEN
DIMINISH AROUND NOON MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AROUND AN INCH ARE EXPECTED.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 55 MPH WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW IN AREAS WITH BETTER SNOW PACK.

* PLAN ON VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

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