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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
410 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

A LARGE AREA OF RAIN WAS LIFTING INTO SOUTHERN MINNESOTA THIS
MORNING. CLOUDS AND AREAS OF RAIN WERE FOUND TO THE NORTH.  EARLY
MORNING TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID 30S NORTH TO THE MID 40S
SOUTH.

RAIN...AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTH THROUGH
THE MORNING...AND EXIT INTO WISCONSIN THIS AFTERNOON. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL ACROSS THE MINNESOTA/IOWA BORDER REGION TODAY AND WILL
SWEEP THE RAIN EAST.  A TRAILING LOW PRESSURE TROUGH TO THE
NORTHWEST WITH CONTINUE THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND EVEN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON.  IN THE
NORTHEAST...THE RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO WET SNOW THIS AFTERNOON.  A
WINTER STORMS WARNING AND WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES HAVE BEEN ISSUED
FOR THAT PART OF THE STATE FOR THIS AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY MORNING.
SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 INCHES OR MORE IS LIKELY IN THE FAR
NORTHEAST. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE HELD DOWN FROM THE CLOUDS AND
PRECIPITATION AGAIN TODAY.  READINGS IN THE 40S AND 50S ARE EXPECTED
MOST AREAS.

THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE GREAT LAKES BY FRIDAY
MORNING.  LINGERING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BE FOUND INTO THE
NORTH...WITH SOME PARTIAL SUNSHINE EXPECTED TO THE SOUTH INTO FRIDAY
AFTERNOON.  LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE IN THE 30S.  HIGHS FRIDAY WILL
REMAIN ON THE COOL SIDE WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NORTHEAST TO THE
UPPER 60S SOUTHWEST.

SATURDAY WILL BE THE ONLY DRY DAY OF THE NEXT SEVERAL AS ANOTHER
STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTHWEST SATURDAY NIGHT
AND TRAVELS SOUTH OF THE AREA INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.  THIS WILL BRING
ANOTHER GOOD SHOT OF RAIN TO MAINLY CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA.

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