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Hutchinson-Turner-Lincoln SD-Bon Homme-Yankton-Clay SD-Union-
857 PM CST Wed Feb 22 2017
...BLIZZARD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
* TIMING...A possible mix of rain and snow on Thursday afternoon
will change to all snow by early Thursday evening. Snow will
continue heavy at times Thursday night and Friday, before
gradually tapering off Friday evening.
* ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
inches are likely, with amounts in excess of 12 inches
* WIND AND VISIBILITY...Winds will increase from the north
around 25 to 35 mph on Thursday night and Friday. Visibility
is expected to be reduced to less than a quarter of a mile at
times while snow is falling.
A Blizzard Watch means there is a potential for falling and/or
blowing snow with strong winds and extremely poor visibilities.
This can lead to whiteout conditions and make travel very