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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 8:42 PM CST Jan. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Wednesday night through
Thursday morning...

* what... blizzard conditions possible. Total snow accumulations
of up to one inch possible. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

* Where... portions of central, south central and southwest
Minnesota.

* When... from late Wednesday night through Thursday morning.

* Additional details... plan on dangerous travel conditions.
Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.
The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches. The cold wind chills as
low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as
little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.



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