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Nikolaus, Minnesota

Lat: 44.98N, Lon: 93.94W
Wx Zone: MNZ059
Warning FLW WEATHER ALERT - WINTER STORM WATCH (More Info. Click Here) Warning

Warning Issue Date: 224 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 0430 GMT 23 2018
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY... ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Moderate snow tonight with a brief period of freezing drizzle possible late tonight. Heavy snow and blowing snow possible late Saturday afternoon through Saturday night. Snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches tonight, with another 6 to 12 inches possible late Saturday afternoon through Saturday night. * WHERE...Portions of central, east central, south central and southeast Minnesota. * WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 AM CST Friday. For the Winter Storm Watch, from Saturday afternoon through late Saturday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow Saturday night. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Minnesota can be found at and for Wisconsin at, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state. A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

Warning Issue Date: 610 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 1215 GMT 23 2018
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and southern Minnesota...and west central Wisconsin. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight Snow will lift northward across the region later today. Most locations can expect 2-4 inches by the time the snow ends Friday morning. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday Confidence is increasing in a stronger storm across eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin Saturday and Saturday night. 6 to 10 inches are likely in the heavy snow band, but the exact location of this band is still uncertain. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed.