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UPDATE: Winter Weather Advisory Continues

Posted by: Paul Douglas Updated: March 15, 2013 - 2:18 PM

UPDATE...

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THRU 1AM SATURDAY

 

...NEXT ROUND OF SNOW DEVELOPING THIS AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
THIS AFTERNOON...AND MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS CENTRAL AND EAST
CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AS WELL AS WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN BY THIS
EVENING. SOME LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SLEET MAY STILL OCCUR
ALONG THE MINNESOTA RIVER VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON...BUT COLDER AIR
MOVING IN FROM THE NORTHEAST CHANGES ALL THE PRECIPITATION OVER TO
LIGHT SNOW BY THE EARLY EVENING. THERE WILL BE A PERIOD OF
MODERATE SNOWFALL ACROSS PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL AND CENTRAL
MINNESOTA THIS AFTERNOON...WITH EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND WEST
CENTRAL WISCONSIN SEEING THE BULK OF THE MODERATE SNOWFALL TOWARD
6 PM...AND LASTING THROUGH THE EVENING. EXPECT THE SNOWFALL TO
TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA TOWARD 6 PM...AND
ACROSS CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA BY 9 PM...AND FOR WEST
CENTRAL WISCONSIN BY MIDNIGHT.

TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS FROM THIS AFTERNOON...AND THROUGH TONIGHT
WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES ALONG AND NORTH OF AN ALEXANDRIA TO
ST. CLOUD MINNESOTA...TO EAU CLAIRE WISCONSIN LINE. SOUTH OF THIS
LINE...1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...WITH UNDER AN INCH ALONG THE
MINNESOTA RIVER VALLEY...SOUTH TO THE IOWA BORDER.

 

 

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
SATURDAY.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL REDEVELOP ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AFTER
2 PM...AND SPREAD SOUTHEAST ACROSS CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA DURING THE AFTERNOON. THE SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN TO TAPER
OFF IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA BY THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING...BUT CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING ACROSS EAST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA. MOST OF THE ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL END AFTER 9
PM.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 1 TO 4 INCHES...WITH THE HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATIONS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 94.

* MAIN IMPACT: ICE AND SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE
PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS.

 

FutureCast

The higher resolution RPM model has the heaviest snow burst arriving in the Twin Cities area around 7pm to 9pm. This will be our best shot at seeing another couple/few inches of slop. Roads could get a little messy this evening.

RPM FutureCast @ 8:30pm


Full weather update coming later - including outlook on PM Sunday - Monday storm... stay tuned

Todd Nelson

 

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