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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1107 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-025-031>037-040>048-050-051-220430-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
FOSTER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-
LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...
GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...BEACH...MEDORA...
DICKINSON...MANDAN...BISMARCK...STEELE...JAMESTOWN...MARMARTH...
MOTT...ELGIN...BOWMAN...HETTINGER...FORT YATES...LINTON...
NAPOLEON...EDGELEY...ASHLEY...OAKES
1107 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014 /1007 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014/

...WINTRY MIX THIS EVENING FOLLOWED BY ACCUMULATING SNOW MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY WILL IMPACT EARLY CHRISTMAS TRAVEL...

RAIN WILL DEVELOP INTO WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA THIS
AFTERNOON...CHANGING OVER TO ALL SNOW THIS EVENING. LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE BEFORE THIS CHANGEOVER TO
ALL SNOW. UP TO ONE INCH OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE WEST. AREAS OF FOG
AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE CAN BE EXPECTED EAST OF HIGHWAY 83.

FOR MONDAY...SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. THE
GREATEST AMOUNTS...UP TO FOUR INCHES...WILL BE ACROSS THE
SOUTHWEST AND THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY. SNOW WILL DECREASE THROUGH
THE DAY TUESDAY. THOSE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME
TO REACH THEIR DESTINATIONS. MUCH OF THE REGION OUTSIDE OF NORTH
DAKOTA WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED BY THIS STORM SYSTEM.

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HEINERT






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1054 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

NDZ001>003-009>011-017>021-031>034-040>045-221700-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCKENZIE-DUNN-
MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-SLOPE-
HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-
1054 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014 /954 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RAIN IN WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA THIS AFTERNOON IS EXPECTED TO
CHANGEOVER TO SNOW DURING THE EVENING. CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA MAY
SEE A BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR SLEET THIS EVENING
BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS TONIGHT SHOULD RANGE FROM UP TO AN INCH ACROSS
WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA TO LESSER AMOUNTS ELSEWHERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

FOR MONDAY...SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. THE
GREATEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST...AND THE
JAMES RIVER VALLEY. SNOW WILL DECREASE FROM WEST TO EAST THROUGH
THE DAY ON TUESDAY. THOSE WITH EARLY CHRISTMAS TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD
ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR DESTINATIONS. MUCH OF THE REGION
OUTSIDE OF NORTH DAKOTA WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED BY THIS STORM SYSTEM

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



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