Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
929 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

MNZ056-057-281515-
CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-
929 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN KANDIYOHI AND EAST
CENTRAL CHIPPEWA COUNTIES...

AT 928 AM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER RAYMOND...OR
12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WILLMAR...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RAYMOND...PRINSBURG...BLOMKEST...SVEA AND PRIAM.

THIS INCLUDES U.S. HIGHWAY 71 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 107 AND 121.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4510 9528 4510 9492 4489 9498 4489 9534
TIME...MOT...LOC 1428Z 270DEG 17KT 4501 9523

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