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Blizzard Watch

Statement as of 3:05 PM CST on February 05, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 08, 2016


... Blizzard watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through late
Sunday night...

The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a blizzard watch... which is in effect from Sunday afternoon
through late Sunday night.

* Blizzard conditions are possible from Sunday afternoon through
late Sunday night.

* Winds gusting as high as 50 mph could cause whiteout conditions
in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is possible.

* Total snow accumulations of up to 1 inch are possible.

* Travel could be very difficult to impossible... including the
morning commute on Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A blizzard watch 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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