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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
430 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

SHOWERS WITH A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS MOVED EAST OVER MUCH OF
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA OVERNIGHT...WITH DENSE FOG FORMING
OVER MUCH OF WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND CLOUDY SKIES LINGERING OVER
NORTHERN MINNESOTA. HUMID CONDITIONS PREVAILED STATEWIDE...WITH A
LOW TEMPERATURES RANGE THIS MORNING OF MID 50S CLOSE TO THE
INTERNATIONAL BORDER AND AROUND 70 NEAR THE IOWA BORDER.

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DRIFT EAST ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...
PRODUCING OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS STATEWIDE THROUGHOUT
THE DAY AND INTO THIS EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO RUN
MILD WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S...WITH HIGHS ONLY IN
THE 60S IN THE ARROWHEAD.

THE OCCASIONAL RAIN WILL LINGER INTO TUESDAY AS THE SYSTEM WILL BE
SLOW TO EXIT...BUT THEN A RESPITE COMES ON WEDNESDAY WITH HIGH
PRESSURE. A MORE ORGANIZED STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON
THURSDAY...BRINGING ADDITIONAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
FOR THE NORTH STAR STATE. THIS SYSTEM WILL BE PART OF AN ACTIVE
WEATHER PATTERN SETTING UP ACROSS THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES WHICH
LOOKS TO BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES AND PERIODIC CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MINNESOTA THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

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