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North Dakota, Ward

Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 8:27 AM MST on December 06, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 06, 2016


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
this evening...

* timing... through this afternoon.

* Snowfall... additional snowfall of 1 to 2 inches for the US
Highway 83 corridor... 2 to 4 inches for the James River Valley
through The Turtle mountains.

* Winds/visibility... gusts to 55 mph with near zero visibilities
in blowing snow through this afternoon. Visibilities will be
worst in rural areas.

* Impacts... dangerous... if not impossible travel.

* Wind chills... to 20 below zero.

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.





Local Storm Report



12/05/2016 1017 PM

Minot Air Force ba, Ward County.

Blizzard, reported by AWOS.


            Visibility constantly at or below one
            quarter mile with wind gusts over 35 mph up
            to 50 mph. Ongoing at time of report. The
            duration of the blizzard event was 10 hours.





12/05/2016 1017 PM

Minot Air Force ba, Ward County.

Blizzard, reported by AWOS.


            Visibility constantly at or below one
            quarter mile with wind gusts over 35 mph up
            to 50 mph. Ongoing at time of report. The
            duration of the blizzard event was 10 hours.





12/06/2016 0430 am

Minot, Ward County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            .





12/06/2016 0430 am

Minot, Ward County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            .





12/06/2016 0457 am

Minot, Ward County.

Blizzard, reported by public.


            Whiteout conditions reported just outside of
            Minot.





12/06/2016 0457 am

Minot, Ward County.

Blizzard, reported by public.


            Whiteout conditions reported just outside of
            Minot.





12/06/2016 0200 am

Minot, Ward County.

Snow m6.5 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total snowfall from public. Still
            snowing.





12/06/2016 0200 am

Minot, Ward County.

Snow m6.5 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total snowfall from public. Still
            snowing.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Freeze Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Record Report
Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Public Information Statement
Maryland - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Lake Effect Snow Watch , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement
New Hampshire - Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - Special Statement
New York - Lake Effect Snow Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Frost Advisory
Pennsylvania - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Lake Effect Snow Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report

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