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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
343 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-290615-
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
343 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NORTHEAST WINDS AND 2 TO 4 FOOT WAVES THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HAS PRODUCED A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT PARK POINT BEACH IN
DULUTH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE ARE CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...SPREADING EAST ACROSS NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHERN WISCONSIN MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. AT THIS
TIME THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE STORMS IS LOW...HOWEVER PERIODS OF
HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE.

CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS RETURN TO THE FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY. IT IS TOO SOON TO DETERMINE THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE
WEATHER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1017 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

MNZ037-WIZ001-290100-
/O.NEW.KDLH.BH.S.0009.160728T1517Z-160729T0100Z/
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DULUTH...SUPERIOR...
AND PARK POINT BEACH
1017 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT FOR DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...PARK POINT BEACH

* DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE LAKE
  SUPERIOR SHORELINE DUE TO HIGH WAVE ACTION AND STRONG RIP
  CURRENTS.

* HIGH WAVE ACTION ALONE CAN MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT ON DAYS
  SUCH AS THIS. INCOMING WAVES IN RAPID SUCCESSION CAN TIRE A
  SWIMMER QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS IN SANDBARS...
NEAR SHORELINE STRUCTURES SUCH AS PENINSULAS OR BREAKWALLS...AND
NEAR RIVER MOUTHS.

FOR ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS...PLEASE VISIT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH

&&

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