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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
420 AM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

THUNDERSTORMS SPREAD INTO NORTHWEST MINNESOTA AROUND MIDNIGHT
SATURDAY NIGHT. THE STORMS EARLY THIS MORNING STRETCHED FROM NEAR
INTERNATIONAL FALLS TO FOSSTON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS AROUND AN INCH HAVE
BEEN COMMON WITH THE STORMS WITH SOME LOCAL 2 INCH AMOUNTS AROUND
LAKE OF THE WOODS.

OUTSIDE OF THE STORMS IN THE NORTHWEST...CLEAR SKIES COVERED MUCH OF
THE REST OF THE STATE. TEMPERATURES AT 4 AM WERE IN THE MIDDLE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. AN EXCEPTION WAS ALONG THE NORTH SHORE WHERE READINGS
IN THE 50S WERE COMMON.

THE THUNDERSTORMS IN THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PARTS OF THE
STATE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST THIS MORNING ALONG WITH A WEAKENING
TREND. MORE STORMS ARE LIKELY ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA DURING
THE MORNING AS STORMS MOVE EAST FROM SOUTH DAKOTA. DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON...STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG A
COLD FRONT ACROSS NORTHERN AND WESTERN MINNESOTA. THESE STORMS WILL
SPREAD EAST DURING THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS. IN ADDITION TO
SEVERE WEATHER...HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT ACROSS WESTERN
AN NORTHERN MINNESOTA WITH AMOUNTS AROUND 2 INCHES.

THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE FOR A TIME ON MONDAY AS
THE COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE STATE. COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER
WILL SETTLE IN FOR MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

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