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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1207 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING UNTIL NOON FRIDAY IN THE ARROWHEAD...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING NORTHEAST...

TWO AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE WERE FOUND ACROSS THE REGION THIS
MORNING...ONE CENTERED OVER SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN AND THE OTHER
OVER EASTERN KANSAS. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE STRETCHED BETWEEN
THE LOWS. OVER MINNESOTA...SKIES WERE CLOUDY AND RAIN WAS FALLING
OVER PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHEAST. SNOW WAS
FALLING OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...MIXING WITH RAIN
IN SOME SPOTS. MINOR ACCUMULATION HAS BEEN OBSERVED ON GRASSY
SURFACES BUT ROADWAYS REMAIN WET AS OF NOON. TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM
THE LOW 30S NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...TO THE UPPER 40S OVER
SOUTHWESTERN MINNESOTA.

RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE STATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE HIGHEST OVER
THE NORTHEAST...WITH TOTALS APPROACHING 8 INCHES BY SUNRISE FRIDAY
MORNING. RAIN AMOUNTS OF ONE-QUARTER TO THREE-QUARTERS OF AN INCH
ARE POSSIBLE...WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN FOUND OVER SOUTHEASTERN
MINNESOTA. HIGHS THIS AFTERNOON WILL RANGE FROM THE LOW 30S
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...TO THE UPPER 60S SOUTHWEST. TEMPERATURES THIS
AFTERNOON WILL FALL INTO THE UPPER 20S NORTHEAST...TO THE UPPER
30S SOUTH.

RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE NORTH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION IN THE TIP OF THE ARROWHEAD OF 8 TO 11
INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH LIGHTER SNOW TOTALS TO THE SOUTHWEST. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD IN DURING THE
AFTERNOON...RESULTING IN PARTIAL CLEARING. TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 30S NORTHEAST...TO THE LOW 70S SOUTHWEST.

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HUYCK





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