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Eastern North Dakota, Northwestern Minnesota: blizzard

Event: Blizzard Warning

Alert: …BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY…

 

* TIMING…TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

 

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…1 TO 3 INCHES.

 

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

 

* VISIBILITIES…NEAR ZERO AT TIMES WITH WHITE OUT CONDITIONS

ESPECIALLY IN OPEN COUNTRY.

 

Instructions: 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.

Target Area:

Clay

East Marshall

East Polk

Kittson

Mahnomen

Norman

Pennington

Red Lake

West Becker

West Marshall

West Polk

 

 

Forecast Office: NWS Eastern ND and Grand Forks (Northeastern North Dakota and Northwestern Minnesota)

https://alerts.weather.gov/cap/wwacapget.php?x=MN1256258921CC.BlizzardWarning.1256259725B0MN.FGFWSWFGF.507181bca4acc37ceb0cb7991d833df0