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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
430 AM CDT Thu AUG 18 2016

Fog development overnight was not as widespread as Wednesday
morning, especially in southern Minnesota where dense fog had
occurred. There was the typical foggy areas this morning in low
lying areas, and near bodies of water. Surface visibilities have
dropped to locally one half mile around Owatonna, Faribault and
Anoka. Pre dawn temperatures were in the 50s and 60s, with a few 70s
still around the Twin Cities metro area, and in the far southwest.

Thunderstorms had developed in North Dakota and central South Dakota
overnight. However, most of the activity as it moved eastward was
dissipating. However, showers and thunderstorms are likely by the
afternoon, especially along a strengthening surface front in central
Minnesota. Tonight will be wet statewide with parts of the state
remaining wet Friday and Saturday. It will be much cooler by Friday
and the weekend as temperatures fall back into the 60s to lower 70s
for daytime highs.

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