Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1145 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

WIZ002>004-008-009-250545-
ASHLAND-BAYFIELD-IRON-PRICE-SAWYER-
1145 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

...STORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN MOVING ACROSS MUCH OF FAR NORTHERN
WISCONSIN...

AT 1142 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LARGE AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MUCH BAYFIELD AND NORTHERN
SAWYER COUNTIES. THE STORMS WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 30
MPH...OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL. RAINFALL FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THESE
STORMS MOVE THROUGH LEADING TO SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SAND ISLAND...        MADELINE ISLAND...
  COPPER FALLS STATE PARK...                  BIG BAY STATE PARK...
  SAND BAY...           RED CLIFF...          LORETTA...
  BLAISDELL LAKE...     MELLEN...             RASPBERRY ISLAND...
  OAK ISLAND...         BARNES...             GURNEY...
  DRUMMOND...           HAYWARD...            GRAND VIEW...

GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH BINS TO BLOW
AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS TREES. SEEK
SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

LAT...LON 4677 9153 4687 9112 4701 9093 4695 9095
      4697 9069 4703 9079 4704 9078 4698 9051
      4689 9043 4690 9065 4684 9072 4688 9060
      4684 9056 4674 9078 4642 9014 4594 9043
      4581 9151

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