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Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 8:27 AM MST on December 06, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 06, 2016


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
this evening...

* timing... through this afternoon.

* Snowfall... additional snowfall of 1 to 2 inches for the US
Highway 83 corridor... 2 to 4 inches for the James River Valley
through The Turtle mountains.

* Winds/visibility... gusts to 55 mph with near zero visibilities
in blowing snow through this afternoon. Visibilities will be
worst in rural areas.

* Impacts... dangerous... if not impossible travel.

* Wind chills... to 20 below zero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions... making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded... stay with your vehicle.





Local Storm Report



12/06/2016 1111 am

3 miles W of McHenry, Foster County.

Heavy snow e14.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


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12/06/2016 1111 am

3 miles W of McHenry, Foster County.

Heavy snow e14.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


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12/06/2016 0455 am

1 miles WNW of Carrington, Foster County.

Blizzard, reported by AWOS.


            Visibility frequently at or below a quarter
            mile with wind gusts around 50 mph. Ongoing
            at time of report. The duration of the
            blizzard event was 4 hours.





12/06/2016 0455 am

1 miles WNW of Carrington, Foster County.

Blizzard, reported by AWOS.


            Visibility frequently at or below a quarter
            mile with wind gusts around 50 mph. Ongoing
            at time of report. The duration of the
            blizzard event was 4 hours.





12/06/2016 0500 am

Carrington, Foster County.

Heavy snow e14.0 inch, reported by public.


            Observers best estimate for storm total so
            far.





12/06/2016 0500 am

Carrington, Foster County.

Heavy snow e14.0 inch, reported by public.


            Observers best estimate for storm total so
            far.





12/05/2016 0615 PM

Carrington, Foster County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total so far.





12/05/2016 0615 PM

Carrington, Foster County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total so far.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:06 AM CST on December 06, 2016


... Snowfall reports as of 11 am CST 12/6/16...

Location amount time/date
Kensal 19.0 in 0800 am 12/06
Pingree 16.0 in 0730 am 12/06
Carrington 14.0 in 0500 am 12/06
Harvey 12.0 in 0921 am 12/06
1 SSE Rugby 9.0 in 0836 am 12/06
1 NE Denhoff 7.0 in 0700 am 12/06
Bismarck 6.5 in 0608 am 12/06
Minot 6.5 in 0200 am 12/06
Lincoln 5.5 in 0734 PM 12/05
5 N Towner 5.0 in 0834 PM 12/05
Hazen 4.5 in 0605 am 12/06
Hamlet 4.0 in 0200 PM 12/05
Hazelton 4.0 in 0319 PM 12/05
Wilton 4.0 in 0322 PM 12/05
La Moure 3.0 in 0924 am 12/06
Glen Ullin 2.2 in 0839 am 12/06
Ellendale 1.0 in 0515 am 12/06
Watford City 1.0 in 0100 PM 12/05
Grenora 0.0 in 1232 PM 12/05

... Wind reports as of 11 am CST 12/6/16...

Location speed time/date
Garrison 64 mph 0950 am 12/06
Jamestown Airport (kjms) 58 mph 0909 am 12/06
Rolla Airport (k06d) 56 mph 0755 am 12/06
Carrington Airport (k46d) 55 mph 0715 am 12/06
4 S Mandan 55 mph 0915 am 12/06
Glen Ullin rgnl 52 mph 0235 am 12/06
Rugby Airport (krug) 52 mph 0935 am 12/06
3 SSW Linton 51 mph 0355 am 12/06
Minot International Airport 51 mph 0556 am 12/06
Bismarck, ND 49 mph 0945 PM 12/05
Dickinson Municipal Airport 49 mph 0232 PM 12/05
Hettinger Municipal Airport 49 mph 0802 PM 12/05
Minot Air Force base 49 mph 0702 am 12/06
1 SW Stanley 49 mph 1155 PM 12/05
2 ESE Tioga 49 mph 0355 PM 12/05
1 NNW Crosby 48 mph 0915 PM 12/05
1 ENE beach 46 mph 1235 PM 12/05
sloulin field-Intl apt 46 mph 0546 PM 12/05
2 E Hazen 45 mph 0315 am 12/06
Rolla Airport (k06d) 44 mph 1015 am 12/06
4 S Mandan 40 mph 0955 am 12/06
1 E Watford City 38 mph 0115 am 12/06

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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