Winter Weather Advisory

Published 02/13 2016 09:33PM

Updated 02/13 2016 09:33PM

Issued at: 02/13/2016 9:26:00 PM CST
Expires on: 02/14/2016 12:00:00 PM CST
Counties affected: Buena Vista IAZ001>003-012>014-021-022-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098- SDZ040-055-056-061-062-066-067-141130- /O.CON.KFSD.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1800Z/ LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O'BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE- BUENA VISTA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON- PIPESTONE-ROCK-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER- LINCOLN SD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD... LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK... ORANGE CITY...SIOUX CENTER...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN... SPENCER...CHEROKEE...STORM LAKE...TYLER...HENDRICKS... LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM... MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE... LUVERNE...BROOKINGS...MADISON...FLANDREAU...SALEM...CANISTOTA... BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE... MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA... HARRISBURG 926 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY... * TIMING...INTERMITTENT SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE SNOWFALL WILL THEN BE ENDING SUNDAY MORNING. * ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY ONE AND A HALF TO 3 INCHES. HOWEVER THERE COULD BE SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW FROM BROOKINGS SOUTH DAKOTA TO MARSHALL MINNESOTA ALONG THE HIGHWAY 14 CORRIDOR. * WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH COULD CAUSE VISIBILITIES TO LOWER TO LESS THAN A HALF MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IN OPEN AREAS. BRIEF WHITEOUT CONDITIONS COULD BE POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT PRIMARILY IN SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. && $$