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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1247 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WAS CENTERED NORTH OF LAKE SUPERIOR EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...WITH A WEAK RIDGE EXTENDING WESTWARD ACROSS
NORTHERN MINNESOTA INTO NORTH DAKOTA. THERE WERE POCKETS OF
SUNSHINE IN NORTHWEST AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA...WITH
MAINLY CLOUDY SKIES FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE. SCATTERED LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WERE AFFECTING PORTIONS OF THE NORTH SHORE
AND THE TWIN PORTS AREA...WITH UP TO ONE-HALF INCH OF ACCUMULATION
SINCE MIDNIGHT. AT NOON TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER SINGLE
FIGURES ABOVE ZERO ALONG THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER...TO THE MIDDLE
30S SOUTHWEST. WINDS WERE GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH OUT OF THE
NORTH ACROSS THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE STATE...AND VARIABLE IN THE
NORTH.

THE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EASTWARD THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING ALBERTA CLIPPER. THE LAKE AFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON RESULTING IN
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION OF UP TO ONE-HALF INCH. THE REST OF THE
STATE SHOULD REMAIN DRY WITH MOSTLY SUNNY TO PARTLY SUNNY SKIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WILL REACH THE MIDDLE TEENS
NORTHEAST...AND THE UPPER 30S SOUTHWEST.

THE APPROACHING CLIPPER WILL PULL A WARM FRONT...ANALYZED AS A
STATIONARY BOUNDARY OVER THE CENTRAL DAKOTAS EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...EASTWARD INTO WESTERN MINNESOTA LATER TONIGHT. THE
CLIPPER ITSELF WILL ADVANCE SOUTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE NORTHERN
CANADIAN PRAIRIES TO NORTHERN LAKE SUPERIOR BY NOON MONDAY. A WIDE
AREA OF PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO NORTHERN MINNESOTA
LATE THIS EVENING...AND ACROSS MUCH OF THE EASTERN HALF OF THE
STATE DURING THE MORNING ON MONDAY. A SWATH OF 2-5 INCHES OF SNOW IS
POSSIBLE BY LATE MONDAY IN THE ARROWHEAD...WITH LIGHTER AMOUNTS
SOUTH AND WEST. WITH THE WARMER AIR ACCOMPANYING THE
SYSTEM...THERE IS SMALL CHANCE OF A WINTRY MIX ALONG THE WESTERN
EDGE OF THE PRECIPITATION SHIELD. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL TREND
SLIGHTLY WARMER...WITH READINGS IN THE LOW TEENS NORTHEAST TO THE
UPPER 20S SOUTHWEST. HIGH TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY WILL RALLY INTO
THE UPPER 20S NORTHEAST...TO NEAR 50 DEGREES SOUTHWEST.

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HUYCK




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