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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1205 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WAS CENTERED OVER CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...SUPPORTING A FEW SHOWERS OVER CENTRAL
MINNESOTA AND GENERALLY CLOUDY SKIES. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
DAKOTAS WAS SLOWLY BUILDING EASTWARD AND ERODING THE CLOUDS OVER
THE NORTHWEST. AT NOON TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER 50S
NORTHEAST...TO THE LOW 70S OVER THE SOUTHEAST..WITH LOW AND MIDDLE 60S
OVER THE WEST.

THE LOW WILL MOVE EASTWARD THIS AFTERNOON ALLOWING THE RIDGE TO
BUILD IN THE WEST. SKIES SHOULD GRADUALLY CLEAR FROM WEST TO EAST.
THERE IS ENOUGH LINGERING INSTABILITY TO SUPPORT A FEW SHOWERS OR
EVEN A THUNDERSTORM THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING. THE
RIDGE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE STATE TONIGHT...WITH ANOTHER LOW
FOLLOWING BEHIND IT. WITH CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS...AREAS OF
FOG ARE LIKELY TONIGHT. TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WILL CLIMB
INTO THE MIDDLE 60S NORTHEAST...TO THE LOW 70S WEST...AND MIDDLE
70S SOUTHEAST. LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 40S
NORTHEAST...TO THE LOW 60S WEST.

THE APPROACHING LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE ON SUNDAY...WITH A
COOL FRONT TRAILING SOUTH INTO THE CENTRAL PLAINS. MOSTLY SUNNY TO
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES IN THE MORNING WILL SUPPORT DESTABILIZATION
STATEWIDE...LEADING TO THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT AS THE FRONT MOVES
INTO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. THE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
PROGRESS EASTWARD DURING THE EVENING...GRADUALLY ENDING MONDAY
MORNING. SOME OF THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE STRONG OR SEVERE...WITH
LARGE HAIL...GUSTY WINDS...HEAVY RAINFALL...AND THE THREAT OF A
TORNADO OR TWO. TEMPERATURES WILL TOP OUT IN THE LOW 70S
NORTH...TO THE MIDDLE 80S SOUTHEAST...WITH 60S INLAND FROM LAKE
SUPERIOR.

$$

HUYCK





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