Faribault Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:37 AM CST Jan. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 3 PM this
afternoon to 6 PM CST Wednesday...

* timing... light snow will spread into the area after 3 PM and
become heavier this evening.

* Main impact... accumulating snow from 7 to 11 inches is likely
and will make for difficult travel

* other impacts... blowing and drifting snow with low
visibilities possible Wednesday

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.