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Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 12:59 PM CST on February 07, 2016

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 08, 2016


... Blizzard Warning now in effect from 7 PM this evening to noon
CST Monday...

* expect blizzard conditions to develop around 7 PM and then
diminish around noon Monday.

* Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause whiteout conditions
in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is likely.

* Total snow accumulations of up to 1 inch are expected.

* Travel will be very difficult to impossible... including during
the morning commute on Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions... making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded... stay with your vehicle. The latest Road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:17 PM CST on February 07, 2016


The following is a listing of peak wind gusts 30 mph
or higher... since noon across part of southern Minnesota.

... Wind reports past 3 hours...

Location speed time/date
Morris ap 46 mph 0234 PM 02/07
Alexandria ap 45 mph 0156 PM 02/07
Canby ap 43 mph 0255 PM 02/07
Appleton ap 40 mph 0255 PM 02/07
Long Prairie ap 39 mph 0244 PM 02/07
Glenwood ap 38 mph 0233 PM 02/07
Montevideo ap 38 mph 0254 PM 02/07
Sauk Centre ap 37 mph 0253 PM 02/07
Robbinsdale 1 WSW 37 mph 1242 PM 02/07
Madison 37 mph 0233 PM 02/07
Redwood Falls ap 37 mph 1224 PM 02/07
Benson ap 36 mph 0254 PM 02/07
Willmar ap 35 mph 0255 PM 02/07
Eden Prairie ap 35 mph 1231 PM 02/07
Fairmont ap 35 mph 0135 PM 02/07
St James ap 35 mph 0115 PM 02/07
Olivia ap 35 mph 1233 PM 02/07
Brooklyn Park 1 W 33 mph 1220 PM 02/07
Flensburg 2 SSW 33 mph 0257 PM 02/07
Granite Falls ap 33 mph 0234 PM 02/07
Little Falls ap 33 mph 0254 PM 02/07
St Paul dwtn ap 33 mph 0112 PM 02/07
Glencoe ap 32 mph 1255 PM 02/07
Mankato ap 32 mph 1235 PM 02/07
Jordan 6 E 31 mph 1242 PM 02/07
Hutchinson ap 31 mph 1254 PM 02/07
Red Wing ap 31 mph 1235 PM 02/07
Buffalo ap 30 mph 1234 PM 02/07
Faribault ap 30 mph 0154 PM 02/07
New Richmond ap 30 mph 0115 PM 02/07
St cloud ap 30 mph 0253 PM 02/07
New Ulm ap 30 mph 0154 PM 02/07

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
California - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maine - Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , High Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
North Carolina - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - High Wind Warning , Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory
Rhode Island - Winter Storm Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Virginia - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
West Virginia - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert

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