Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Listening Area
Posted by KSJB News on 3/6/2017 7:55:00 AM.

BISMARCK – The National Weather Service office in Bismarck has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for
Wells-Foster-Kidder-Stutsman-Logan-La Moure-McIntosh-Dickey counties, including the cities of Harvey, Fessenden, Carrington, Steele, Tappen, Jamestown, Napoleon, Gackle, Lamoure, Edgeley, Kulm., Wishek, Ashley, Oakes, and Ellendale.


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* Snow will develop by early afternoon and continue through the evening. A brief period of a wintry mix is possible as precipitation begins.

* Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected.

* Winds gusting as high as 55 mph will occur. A period of significantly reduced visibility is expected in falling snow and strong winds.

* Travel will become hazardous.

Precautionary/Preparedness actions...

A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow...sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.



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