Severe Weather Alerts
Winter Storm Warning:
Issued at: 3:52 PM CDT on April 16, 2014, expires at: 12:00 AM CDT on April 17, 2014
- ...Winter Storm Warning now in effect until midnight CDT tonight...
- location...Crow Wing County.
- Timing...snow will continue to fall...and be heavy at times this afternoon. Expect the snow to diminish later this evening.
- Snow accumulations...total snowfall will range from 5 to 8 inches.
- Winds/visibility...northeast winds of 10 to 20 mph will gust to near 25 mph at times. Visibility will occasionally be reduced to a quarter mile or less in snow and blowing snow.
- Impacts...the heavy snow and high winds could bring down branches. Roads will become snow covered with low visibility. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow means the combination of strong winds and falling and blowing snow will cause dangerously low visibility and drifting snow. Snow and ice covered roads...and dangerous travel conditions can be expected. Delay travel if possible. If you must travel...use extreme caution and allow extra time to reach your destination.