Thursday, January 14, 2021

Winter Weather Message

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255 PM CST Thu Jan 14 2021

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
CST FRIDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 3 PM CST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...For the Blizzard Warning, snow accumulations of up to two
inches with winds gusting as high as 60 mph. For the Winter
Weather Advisory, total snow accumulations of less than one inch
with winds gusting as high as 55 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast South Dakota,
northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota.

* WHEN...For the Blizzard Warning, from 6 PM this evening to 6
AM CST Friday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 6 AM to 3
PM CST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be difficult through the early morning
hours Friday, with patchy blowing snow reducing visibility.
Strong winds could cause tree damage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Travel should be restricted to emergencies only during the
Blizzard Warning timeframe. If you must travel, have a winter
survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay with your
vehicle.

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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