Iowa & Minnesota Weather Alerts

Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Steele

HENNEPIN-RAMSEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-RICE-GOODHUE-STEELE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MINNEAPOLIS...ST PAUL...CHASKA...
SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...FARIBAULT...RED WING...OWATONNA
1116 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND 3 PM AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6
PM SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR THIS EVENING AND THEN
AGAIN BETWEEN 6 AM AND NOON SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF 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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Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Olmsted
  • Dodge
  • Fillmore
  • Wabasha
  • Winneshiek
  • Howard
  • Chickasaw
  • Mitchell
  • Floyd

MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
CRAWFORD-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSAGE...CRESCO...DECORAH...WAUKON...
CHARLES CITY...NEW HAMPTON...OELWEIN...ELKADER...WABASHA...
DODGE CENTER...ROCHESTER...WINONA...AUSTIN...PRESTON...
CALEDONIA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...PLATTEVILLE
755 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY
EVENING.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 6
AM SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF 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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Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Worth
  • Cerro Gordo
  • Franklin
  • Wright
  • Hancock
  • Winnebago

WINNEBAGO-WORTH-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-
HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FOREST CITY, LAKE MILLS, NORTHWOOD,
MANLY, GARNER, BRITT, KANAWHA, MASON CITY, CLEAR LAKE,
EAGLE GROVE, CLARION, BELMOND, HAMPTON, PARKERSBURG, CLARKSVILLE,
SHELL ROCK, GREENE, APLINGTON, ALLISON, DUMONT, WAVERLY,
WEBSTER CITY, IOWA FALLS, ELDORA, ACKLEY, GRUNDY CENTER,
REINBECK, CONRAD, DIKE, WELLSBURG, WATERLOO, CEDAR FALLS, AMES,
MARSHALLTOWN, TAMA, TOLEDO, TRAER, DYSART, AND GLADBROOK
1051 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 PM CST SUNDAY...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...A BAND OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL
MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
EXPECT ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES DURING THIS TIME AND FOR
ROADWAYS TO BECOME QUICKLY SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE
EVENT WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 20 AND 4 TO
8 INCHES TO THE NORTH. LOCALLY HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS MAY OCCUR.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BE AROUND 15 MPH GUSTS
NEAR 25 MPH OVERNIGHT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN
ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW COVERED AND ICY
ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Freeborn

LE SUEUR-WASECA-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LE SUEUR...WASECA...ALBERT LEA
1116 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
AND END BY 6 PM SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 6
AM SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF 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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Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Faribault

RENVILLE-SIBLEY-NICOLLET-BLUE EARTH-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OLIVIA...GAYLORD...ST PETER...MANKATO...
BLUE EARTH
1116 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT AND END AROUND NOON
AROUND SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND AGAIN BETWEEN
MIDNIGHT AND 6 AM SUNDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF 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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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Olmsted
  • Dodge
  • Fillmore
  • Winneshiek
  • Howard
  • Chickasaw
  • Mitchell
  • Floyd

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-101900-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-DODGE-OLMSTED-
MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSAGE...CRESCO...DECORAH...
CHARLES CITY...NEW HAMPTON...OELWEIN...DODGE CENTER...ROCHESTER...
AUSTIN...PRESTON
1054 AM CST Sat Dec 10 2016

...Light Snow Moving In...

Light snow will continue spreading into the area through 2 pm.
A light dusting is expected into early this afternoon with
heavier snow moving in after 2 pm. Plan on some slick spots
developing on untreated roadways. Slow down and practice good
winter driving skills.

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Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Kossuth

EMMET-KOSSUTH-PALO ALTO-POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ESTHERVILLE, ALGONA, EMMETSBURG,
POCAHONTAS, LAURENS, ROLFE, FONDA, GILMORE CITY, HUMBOLDT,
SAC CITY, LAKE VIEW, ODEBOLT, WALL LAKE, SCHALLER, EARLY,
ROCKWELL CITY, MANSON, LAKE CITY, POMEROY, AND FORT DODGE
1051 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST
SUNDAY...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...A BAND OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL
MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
EXPECT ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES DURING THIS TIME AND FOR
ROADWAYS TO BECOME QUICKLY SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS FOR THE
EVENT WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 20 AND 4 TO
8 INCHES TO THE NORTH. LOCALLY HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS MAY OCCUR.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BE AROUND 15 MPH GUSTS
NEAR 25 MPH OVERNIGHT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN
ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW COVERED AND ICY
ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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