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Oh Joy…..

Is coming…

Buckets of GloBull Warming…

Pulled the snowblower out and made sure it started..

Reminded MBWITW to hit the AWD in her truck tomorrow…

Food, water, stocked….

Better toss a shovel in my car..

Emergency kit already to go and in the trunk..

Sigh…The joy of winter…in Minnesota..

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO NOON CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO NOON CST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* IMPACTS...DEPENDING ON THE SNOWFALL AMOUNTS...TRAVEL MAY BE
  HAZARDOUS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. NORTHEAST
  WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH MAY PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW. THE HEAVY WET
  SNOW MAY BE DIFFICULT TO SHOVEL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 9 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL START LATE SUNDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...TAPERING OFF TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL LATE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
  AFTERNOON...AND AGAIN MONDAY EVENING INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

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.

Weather…

The winter that won’t end….Lovely….

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
315 AM CST SUN FEB 23 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
241000-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
315 AM CST SUN FEB 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO AS LOW AS 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO TO
25 DEGREES BELOW ZERO LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

EARLY MORNING WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO BETWEEN 25 BELOW ZERO
AND 35 BELOW ZERO FOR MUCH OF THE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.