Winter Warnings, Watch, Advisory


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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
341 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018
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Norman-Clay-North Beltrami-East Polk-North Clearwater-
South Beltrami-Mahnomen-South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-
East Becker-Wilkin-West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-
Barnes-Cass-Ransom-Sargent-Richland-
Including the cities of Ada, Twin Valley, Halstad, Moorhead, 
Red Lake, Redby, Ponemah, 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, Valley City, Fargo, 
Lisbon, Enderlin, Gwinner, Milnor, Forman, Rutland, and Wahpeton
341 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST TUESDAY...
* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Widespread total snow
  accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are expected. Highest amounts
  across the Tri-State region into the Fergus Falls and Park
  Rapids Corridor where 6 inches is possible. 
* WHERE...Portions of central, north central, northwest and west 
  central Minnesota and southeast North Dakota.
* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to noon CST Tuesday with the
  highest snowfall rates from midnight to 6am Tuesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, 
  including during the morning commute on Tuesday. In addition, 
  some reductions to visibility are likely. Winds gusting as 
  high as 30 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow. 
  The cold wind chills as low as 20 below zero could cause 
  frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.
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