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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
638 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-131245-
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 COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
638 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT...
...MEASURABLE SNOWFALL LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WINDS CHILLS TO 30 BELOW CAN BE EXPECTED MAINLY NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 94 THIS MORNING. HAZARDOUS WIND CHILLS WILL RETURN
TONIGHT BUT WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO WESTERN PARTS OF THE REGION BY LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL SPREAD FROM WEST TO EAST SATURDAY
NIGHT AND DIMINISH DURING THE DAY SUNDAY. AT THIS TIME IT LOOKS
LIKE 3 OR MORE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE SOUTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM
LANGDON TO GRAND FORKS AND PARK RAPIDS. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30
MPH MAY BRING LIMITED VISIBILITY IN FALLING SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED BUT SNOW REPORTS WILL BE
WELCOME.

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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
504 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

MNZ001-002-004>009-013>017-022>024-027-028-NDZ006>008-015-016-026-
027-029-030-054-121800-
/O.CON.KFGF.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160212T1800Z/
WEST POLK-NORMAN-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-TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-RAMSEY-
EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-STEELE-TRAILL-
WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...ADA...
TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...LANCASTER...ROSEAU...
WARROAD...GREENBUSH...BAUDETTE...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...
NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...GRYGLA...RED LAKE...REDBY...PONEMAH...
THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...FERTILE...
MCINTOSH...ERSKINE...BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK...BEMIDJI...MAHNOMEN...
NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...ALIDA...EBRO...LAKE ITASCA...
LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...UPPER RICE LAKE...
PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...CANDO...LANGDON...
CAVALIER...WALHALLA...DRAYTON...PEMBINA...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...
DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...
TOLNA...GRAND FORKS...FINLEY...HOPE...MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...
HATTON...PORTLAND...EDINBURG...ADAMS...LANKIN
504 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS
  LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
343 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-122130-
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 COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...ADA...
TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...
LANCASTER...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...BAUDETTE...WARREN...
STEPHEN...ARGYLE...NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...GRYGLA...RED LAKE...
REDBY...PONEMAH...THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...
FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE...BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK...BEMIDJI...
MAHNOMEN...NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...ALIDA...EBRO...LAKE ITASCA...
LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...UPPER RICE LAKE...
PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...BRECKENRIDGE...
FERGUS FALLS...PERHAM...NEW YORK MILLS...PARKERS PRAIRIE...
HENNING...BATTLE LAKE...WADENA...MENAHGA...ELBOW LAKE...HOFFMAN...
ASHBY...HERMAN...BARRETT...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...
WALHALLA...DRAYTON...PEMBINA...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...FORT TOTTEN...
MADDOCK...LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...
PARK RIVER...NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...
GRAND FORKS...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...HOPE...MAYVILLE...
HILLSBORO...HATTON...PORTLAND...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...
ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...WAHPETON...
EDINBURG...ADAMS...LANKIN
343 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW RETURNS FROM LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY...

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE REGION FROM LATER SATURDAY
AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY. AN ASSOCIATED AREA OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO
MOVE INTO WESTERN AREAS DURING THE AFTERNOON SPREADING EAST
OVERNIGHT AND DIMINISHING FROM WEST TO EAST ON SUNDAY. UNCERTAINTY
EXISTS HOWEVER AT THIS TIME IT APPEARS THE FAVORED AREA FOR 3 OR
MORE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE SOUTH AND WEST OF A
LINE FROM LANGDON TO GRAND FORKS AND PARK RAPIDS. IN ADDITION
SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH AND FALLING SNOW MAY AID IN
VISIBILITY REDUCTION FROM THE VALLEY REGION WESTWARD SATURDAY
NIGHT.

THOSE TRAVELING SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING SHOULD MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECAST UPDATES. DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD
DEVELOP.



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