Weather Alerts

Aitkin County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Aitkin zip codes: 55748, 55752, 55760, 55785, 55787, 56350, 56431, 56469
Expires Friday, April 25, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
850 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT 8:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.6 FEET BY
TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 13.0 FEET...SOME ROADS ARE COVERED WITH WATER..
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON APR 17 2011.


&&

Carlton, Southern St. Louis County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Carlton, Southern St. Louis zip codes: 55701, 55702, 55707, 55711, 55718, 55720, 55726, 55733, 55736, 55749, 55757, 55767, 55779, 55780, 55791, 55797, 55798, 55801, 55802, 55803, 55804, 55805, 55806, 55807, 55808, 55810, 55811, 55812, 55814, 55815, 55816
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 12:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON CDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...INCLUDING ELY...CRANE
LAKE...DULUTH...CLOQUET...AND HIBBING.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH NOON SATURDAY. MIXED
PRECIPITATION SHOULD INCREASE IN COVERAGE OVERNIGHT...THEN
TRANSITION TO MAINLY RAIN BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES NEAR THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER TO AN
INCH FURTHER SOUTH. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN
A QUARTER INCH. SOME HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE IF
SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE SLOWER TO RISE THAN CURRENTLY FORECAST.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE

Central St. Louis Superior NF SW County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Central St. Louis Superior NF SW zip codes: 55602, 55703, 55705, 55706, 55708, 55710, 55713, 55717, 55719, 55723, 55724, 55732, 55734, 55738, 55741, 55746, 55747, 55750, 55751, 55758, 55763, 55765, 55766, 55768, 55777, 55781, 55782, 55790, 55792
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 12:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON CDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...INCLUDING ELY...CRANE
LAKE...DULUTH...CLOQUET...AND HIBBING.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH NOON SATURDAY. MIXED
PRECIPITATION SHOULD INCREASE IN COVERAGE OVERNIGHT...THEN
TRANSITION TO MAINLY RAIN BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES NEAR THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER TO AN
INCH FURTHER SOUTH. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN
A QUARTER INCH. SOME HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE IF
SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE SLOWER TO RISE THAN CURRENTLY FORECAST.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE

Crow Wing County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Crow Wing zip codes: 56401, 56425, 56441, 56442, 56444, 56447, 56448, 56449, 56450, 56455, 56456, 56459, 56465, 56468, 56472
Expires Friday, April 25, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
850 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT 8:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.6 FEET BY
TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 13.0 FEET...SOME ROADS ARE COVERED WITH WATER..
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON APR 17 2011.


&&

Kittson County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Kittson zip codes: 56720, 56728, 56729, 56731, 56732, 56733, 56734, 56735, 56740, 56755
Expires Saturday, April 26, 2014 5:00 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1001 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY

.SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS WILL FALL ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT...HOWEVER
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL NOT BE SUFFICIENT ENOUGH TO SLOW THE RATE OF
FALL OF THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO. THE RIVER IS NOW BELOW FLOOD
STAGE...AND THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED. THE RAIN WILL CAUSE
THE TWO RIVERS RIVER AT HALLOCK TO STEADY OFF AND CONTINUE MINOR
FLOODING THROUGH MOST OF NEXT WEEK.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY APRIL 26...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 803.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 802.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY
MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 804.0 ON MONDAY EVENING DURING
THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 804.5 FEET, BACKUP AT REACH 2 DIKE,
CEMETERY ROAD AT 6TH ST. S. - SHUT STORM VALVE.

&&

DAILY 7 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI
(MONTH/DAY) 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24 04/25

TWO RIVERS RIVER
HALLOCK 803.4 803.8 804.0 804.0 803.6 802.7 801.6
SPEICHER

Marshall County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Marshall zip codes: 56710, 56713, 56724, 56737, 56738, 56744, 56757, 56758, 56760, 56762
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 3:59 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
FORKS COUNTIES
* DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
PEMBINA COUNTIES
* PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY

.RIVERS CONTINUE TO FALL ACROSS THE AREA EXCEPT FOR THE RED RIVER
AT PEMBINA. PEMBINA SHOULD CREST SUNDAY AND MONDAY AND THEN FALL
THEREAFTER. ALVARADO IS NEAR MINOR FLOOD STAGE AND SHOULD FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY MORNING. ONE QUARTER TO HALF AN
INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED IN THE NORTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY FOR
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING BUT IS NOT EXPECTED TO SIGNIFICANTLY
AFFECT RIVER LEVELS.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 106.1 FEET.
* THIS RIVER LOCATION IS EXPERIENCING MINOR FLOODING NOW...
BUT IS FORECAST TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE WITHIN THE NEXT 6
HOURS.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE
FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 106.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE...STORM SEWER
FLOOD GATES ARE CLOSED.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI
(MONTH/DAY) 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24 04/25

SNAKE RIVER
ALVARADO 104.6 103.7 103.2 103.1 103.4 103.1 102.7

Northern Lake, Northern Cook Superior NF NW County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Northern Lake, Northern Cook Superior NF NW zip codes: 55607
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 4:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...INCLUDING ISABELLA...TWO
HARBORS AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...4 AM THROUGH NOON SATURDAY

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE ARROWHEAD. ICE ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. HOWEVER...LOWER
SNOWFALL AND HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE IF LOW LEVEL
TEMPERATURES WARM QUICKER THAN EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE

Northern St. Louis Superior NF NW County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Northern St. Louis Superior NF NW zip codes: 55725, 55731, 55771, 55772, 55796, 56669
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 12:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON CDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...INCLUDING ELY...CRANE
LAKE...DULUTH...CLOQUET...AND HIBBING.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH NOON SATURDAY. MIXED
PRECIPITATION SHOULD INCREASE IN COVERAGE OVERNIGHT...THEN
TRANSITION TO MAINLY RAIN BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES NEAR THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER TO AN
INCH FURTHER SOUTH. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN
A QUARTER INCH. SOME HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE IF
SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE SLOWER TO RISE THAN CURRENTLY FORECAST.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE

Southern Cook, Lakeshore County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Southern Cook, Lakeshore zip codes: 55604, 55605, 55606, 55612, 55613, 55615
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 4:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...INCLUDING ISABELLA...TWO
HARBORS AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...4 AM THROUGH NOON SATURDAY

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE ARROWHEAD. ICE ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. HOWEVER...LOWER
SNOWFALL AND HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE IF LOW LEVEL
TEMPERATURES WARM QUICKER THAN EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE

Southern Lake, Lakeshore County

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

Issued for the following Southern Lake, Lakeshore zip codes: 55601, 55603, 55609, 55614, 55616
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 4:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A WINTRY MIX EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. AN ICY MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT...AND EXPAND QUICKLY
EASTWARD AFTER MIDNIGHT. ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO GENERALLY
REMAIN UNDER A QUARTER INCH. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR HIGHER ICE
ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE TWIN PORTS NORTH INTO THE ARROWHEAD
DEPENDING ON HOW QUICKLY TEMPERATURES RISE SATURDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...WITH MOST OTHER AREAS RECEIVING UP
TO AN INCH. IF YOU WILL BE DRIVING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TONIGHT
AND EARLY SATURDAY...BE AWARE THAT ROADS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD...INCLUDING ISABELLA...TWO
HARBORS AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...4 AM THROUGH NOON SATURDAY

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE ARROWHEAD. ICE ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH. HOWEVER...LOWER
SNOWFALL AND HIGHER ICE ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE IF LOW LEVEL
TEMPERATURES WARM QUICKER THAN EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...THE MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO MAKE ROADS SLIPPERY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION MEANS A MIXTURE
OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IS EXPECTED. SMALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED ROADS AND
SIDEWALKS. ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLANS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SLOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING AND
ALLOW FOR EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BECAUSE YOU MAY LOSE CONTROL OF
YOUR VEHICLE IF YOU TRY TO SLOW DOWN OR STOP QUICKLY.

&&
MELDE