Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1150 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-192300-
Koochiching-North St. Louis-Northern Cook/Northern Lake-
North Itasca-Central St. Louis-Southern Lake/North Shore-
Southern Cook/North Shore-North Cass-South Itasca-South Cass-
Crow Wing-Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-Carlton/South St. Louis-
Pine-
Including the cities of International Falls, Ely, Isabella,
Bigfork, Hibbing, Two Harbors, Silver Bay, Grand Marais, Walker,
Grand Rapids, Pine River, Brainerd, Hill City, Aitkin, Duluth,
Pine City, and Hinckley
1150 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...DRY CONDITIONS AND HEIGHTENED FIRE DANGER THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON...

Very dry air remains in place across the Northland this afternoon
and will lead to heightened fire danger today. Humidity values
will dip into the 20 to 30 percent range this afternoon. Winds
will be from the south and southwest around 10 to 15 mph with
occasional gusts to 20 mph as well.

Avoid burning outdoors today and discard burning items, including
cigarettes, in a fire resistant container. Use extra caution if
using equipment outdoors that can generate sparks.

$$

JTS



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