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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
539 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

MNZ071-072-080-081-097-SDZ038>040-050-052>061-063-064-031145-
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-PIPESTONE-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-
BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
539 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
MINNESOTA...EAST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT...WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE BY EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP ON TUESDAY...GUSTING IN
EXCESS OF 40 MPH AT TIMES. THIS IN COMBINATION WITH ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW...POSSIBLY REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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Blizzard Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
431 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

SDZ038>040-050-052>061-063-064-021845-
/O.CON.KFSD.BZ.A.0002.150303T1200Z-150303T2100Z/
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-
MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HURON...DE SMET...ARLINGTON...
LAKE PRESTON...BROOKINGS...GREGORY...BURKE...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...
ALPENA...WOONSOCKET...HOWARD...MADISON...FLANDREAU...
CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY...
MITCHELL...ALEXANDRIA...EMERY...SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...
MONTROSE...WAGNER...PLATTE...LAKE ANDES...MARTY...ARMOUR...
CORSICA...DELMONT
431 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...BLIZZARD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...WORST CONDITIONS FROM EARLY TUESDAY THROUGH MID
  AFTERNOON TUESDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 90.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH
  WILL BE COMMON...WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH POSSIBLE. IF
  THESE WINDS MATERIALIZE COUPLED WITH FALLING SNOW...VISIBILITY
  REDUCTIONS OF LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE COULD OCCUR. AFTER THE
  FALLING SNOW ENDS...THE VISIBILITY WILL GREATLY INCREASE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
DANGEROUS.

&&

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