Winter Storm Warning Easter Weekend

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
235 PM MDT Fri Apr 10 2020

...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...

.A strong storm system will move into the region Saturday. Snow
will begin Saturday and persist into Sunday morning before
tapering off. The heaviest snow will be from Saturday afternoon
into Saturday night. Snow totals of 6 to 9 inches are expected
across far southern South Dakota, with amounts over a foot
possible across the Black Hills. Some upslope enhancement could
produce 9 to 12 inches of snowfall across the foot hills from the
Spearfish to Sturgis areas. The remainder of the plains areas
should see 3 to 7 inches of snow. Breezy northerly winds will also
support areas of blowing and drifting snow late Saturday night
into Sunday.

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Northern Black Hills-Central Black Hills-Wyoming Black Hills-
Including Lead, Deadwood, Brownsville, Cheyenne Crossing, Galena,
Nemo, Hill City, Mt Rushmore, Deerfield, Hisega, Mystic,
Pactola Reservoir, Rochford, Rockerville, Sundance, Aladdin,
Beulah, and Four Corners
235 PM MDT Fri Apr 10 2020

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO NOON MDT
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to
  14 inches.

* WHERE...In Wyoming, the Wyoming Black Hills. In South Dakota,
  the Northern Black Hills and the Central Black Hills.

* WHEN...From 6 AM Saturday to noon MDT Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. This will create dangerous conditions.

Road conditions are available on your smartphone from the
5 1 1 app for your state.

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