... Blizzard Warning in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 am CST
The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a Blizzard Warning, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to
6 am CST Saturday. The blizzard watch is no longer in effect.
* Timing... heavy snow will develop between 8pm and 10pm tonight,
with increasing winds on Friday.
* Snow accumulations... 8 to 15 inches are expected.
* Winds/visibility... northeast to northwest 25 to 35 mph with
gusts to 45 mph resulting in considerable blowing snow and
possible whiteout conditions.
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.
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Issued: 4:27 AM CST Feb. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service