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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1110 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WAS LOCATED OVER NORTHERN MINNESOTA LATE
THIS MORNING...WITH A SECOND AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE
WESTERN DAKOTAS. A COOL FRONT EXTENDED FROM NORTHERN LAKE
SUPERIOR TO DULUTH TO NEAR MOORHEAD AND FARTHER WEST TO THE LOW
CENTER. SKIES WERE SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY AND WINDS WERE FROM THE
WEST TO NORTHWEST ACROSS THE STATE AT 5 TO 15 MPH. AT 11 AM
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOW 60S NORTHWEST...TO THE LOW TO
MIDDLE 70S FROM THE TIP OF THE ARROWHEAD THROUGH SOUTHWEST
MINNESOTA...TO THE UPPER 60S SOUTHEAST.

THE TROUGH WILL SHIFT EASTWARD THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WHILE
THE COOL FRONT SAGS SOUTHWARD AND EVENTUALLY STALLS OUT OVER
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA TONIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON OVER MOST OF THE STATE...WITH THE
BEST CHANCE NEAR THE FRONT OVER EASTERN MINNESOTA. THE SECOND
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE EASTWARD TOWARD MINNESOTA...
BRINGING A SECOND AREA OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE
NORTHWEST LATE OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WILL REACH
THE LOW 70S NORTHWEST...TO THE MIDDLE 80S OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL
AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. LOWS TONIGHT WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE
MIDDLE 40S IN NORTHEAST MINNESOTA NEAR THE LAKE SUPERIOR
SHORE...TO THE UPPER 50S IN THE MINNESOTA RIVER VALLEY IN WESTERN
MINNESOTA.

MAINLY CLOUDY TO PARTLY SUNNY SKIES ARE EXPECTED FOR THURSDAY AS
THE LOW OVER THE DAKOTAS MOVES CLOSER TO THE AREA. RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ONGOING IN THE NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE
DAY...WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY OVER
THE WESTERN HALF OF THE STATE DURING THE AFTERNOON. THERE IS A
SMALL CHANCE SOME OF THE STORMS MAY BE STRONG...WITH LARGE HAIL
AND GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE...ALONG WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.
TEMPERATURES ON THURSDAY WILL RISE INTO THE UPPER 50S ALONG THE
LAKE SUPERIOR SHORE...TO THE LOW 80S IN THE MINNESOTA RIVER
VALLEY.

THE RAINFALL WILL PUSH EASTWARD ACROSS THE REST OF THE STATE
THURSDAY NIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...WITH HIGH PRESSURE AND
DRIER CONDITIONS EXPECTED FOR FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

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HUYCK




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