Hennepin Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 3:08 PM CST Jan. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday afternoon...

* what... heavy snow is possible. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the morning commute on Monday.
Total snow accumulations of 7 to 10 inches are possible.

* Where... portions of central, east central, south central and
southwest Minnesota.

* When... from Sunday evening through Monday afternoon.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause
blowing and drifting snow in open areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.