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UPDATE: 1 p.m. Friday, January 17th from Everbridge

GRIGGS-BARNES-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF COOPERSTOWN AND VALLEY CITY

1259 PM CST FRI JAN 17 2020

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SATURDAY...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5

INCHES. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* WHERE...BARNES AND GRIGGS COUNTIES.

* WHEN...UNTIL 6 PM CST SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. WIDESPREAD BLOWING

SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE HAZARDOUS

CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE. GUSTY WINDS COULD

BRING DOWN TREE BRANCHES. THE DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS AS

LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO COULD CAUSE FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN

AS LITTLE AS 10 MINUTES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL SHOULD BE RESTRICTED TO EMERGENCIES ONLY. IF YOU MUST

TRAVEL, HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED,

STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR NORTH DAKOTA CAN BE FOUND AT

DOT.ND.GOV/TRAVEL AND FOR MINNESOTA AT 511MN.ORG, OR BY CALLING

5 1 1 IN EITHER STATE

Areas affected:COOPERSTOWN AND VALLEY CITY

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