Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Duluth MN
634 PM CDT MON JUL 17 2017

MNZ019-020-035>038-WIZ001-180100-
Central St. Louis-Northern Aitkin-Southern Lake/North
Shore-Pine-Carlton/South St. Louis-South Aitkin-Douglas-
634 PM CDT MON JUL 17 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS HEADING EAST TOWARD
DULUTH AND SUPERIOR...

At 628 PM CDT, strong thunderstorms were along a line extending from
Floodwood, to near Isle, and moving east at 40 mph.

Torrential rainfall and frequent cloud to ground lightning can be
expected with these storms. There could be extreme damaging winds
with the storms. Monitor the weather for possible warnings and be
prepared to seek safe shelter.

These storms will be near...
  Floodwood around 635 PM CDT.
  Brookston around 655 PM CDT.
  Canyon and Saginaw around 705 PM CDT.
  Rutledge around 710 PM CDT.
  Willow River and Askov around 715 PM CDT.
  Bruno around 725 PM CDT.
  Island Lake, Boulder Lake and City of Rice Lake around 730 PM CDT.
  Holyoke around 750 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Superior, Arthyde,
Duluth, Duquette, Fish Lake, Banning State Park,  and Jay Cooke
State Park.

Storms should be in the western Duluth area, including Twig and
hermantown, around 700 pm.

Seek shelter inside a sturdy building and away from windows until
these storms pass.

If you are on or near one of the many area lakes, get off the water
immediately and seek shelter on shore inside a sturdy building or a
hard-topped vehicle. If possible, stay away from trees.

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for
northeastern and east central Minnesota...and northwestern Wisconsin.

LAT...LON 4616 9306 4616 9343 4625 9343 4700 9295
      4719 9181 4618 9248 4615 9306
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 260DEG 33KT 4694 9294 4620 9342

$$

CLC



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