Blizzard warning issued

Brookings-Lake-McCook-
851 AM CDT Thu Mar 14 2019

…BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING…

* WHAT…Blizzard conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 2
to 4 inches. Winds gusting as high as 55 mph.

* WHERE…Brookings, Lake and McCook Counties.

* WHEN…Until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions.
Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.
The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.
Strong winds could cause tree damage.

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.

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