Hennepin County, Minnesota
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Winter Storm Warning
McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Waseca-
Steele-St. Croix-Pierce-Pepin-
Including the cities of Foley, Elk River, Litchfield, Monticello,
Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater, Hutchinson, Gaylord,
Chaska, Shakopee, Hastings, Le Sueur, Faribault, Red Wing,
Waseca, Owatonna, Hudson, River Falls, Prescott, and Durand
839 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018


* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow
accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of west central Wisconsin and central, east
central, south central and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 3 PM Saturday to 6 AM CST Sunday. The snow will
begin around 3 PM and end around midnight. Areas of blowing
snow will follow the accumulating snow until early Sunday

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of blowing
and drifting snow.


A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or
impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest
road conditions for Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org and for
Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state.



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