Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Duluth MN
718 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

MNZ019-190030-
Central St. Louis-
718 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT EAST CENTRAL ST. LOUIS COUNTY...

At 717 PM CDT, a strong thunderstorm was approaching Whiteface
Reservoir, or 34 miles east of Hibbing, moving southeast at 20 mph.

Wind gusts up to 30 mph, penny-size hail, and occasional cloud to
ground lightning can be expected with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Fairbanks, Whiteface Reservoir, and Markham.

Seek shelter inside a sturdy building and away from windows until
this storm passes.

If you are on or near Whiteface reservoir, get off the water and
seek shelter inside a sturdy building or a hard-topped vehicle.
Remember, lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. If
you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

LAT...LON 4732 9237 4747 9224 4740 9190 4716 9209
TIME...MOT...LOC 0017Z 298DEG 17KT 4736 9221

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