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Minnesota, Lincoln

Blizzard Watch

Statement as of 4:14 AM CST on February 23, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 24, 2017


... Blizzard watch now in effect from this evening through Friday
afternoon...

* timing... snow will spread into the area by late this afternoon,
then continue through tonight. Snow should diminish through the
day Friday.

* Accumulations... storm total snow accumulations averaging 1 to 4
inches are expected.

* Wind and visibility... winds will increase from the north around
25 to 35 mph tonight and Friday, with gusts of 40 to 45 mph at
times. If the falling snow is heavy enough, visibility could be
reduced to less than a quarter mile at times, especially while
snow is falling.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A blizzard watch means there is a potential for falling and/or
blowing snow with strong winds and extremely poor visibilities.
This can lead to whiteout conditions and make travel very
dangerous.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Statement
Arkansas - Dense Fog Advisory
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Tennessee - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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