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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
743 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES

MNC001-035-220043-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140426T0000Z/
/ATKM5.1.RS.140412T1245Z.140413T2245Z.140425T1800Z.NO/
743 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT  6:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.7 FEET BY
  AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* AT 13.0 FEET...SOME ROADS ARE COVERED WITH WATER..
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON APR 17 2011.


&&

LAT...LON 4650 9370 4630 9420 4644 9420 4655 9415
      4665 9370



$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
254 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

.A RED FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM MORRIS TO
MANKATO TO BLUE EARTH. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS
MORNING ACROSS WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA IN THE
WAKE OF A COLD FRONT. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING WILL BE FROM 20 TO 25 MPH ALONG WITH MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES REACHING 25 PERCENT. THIS WILL RESULT IN
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS WILDFIRE CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING.

MNZ047-054>056-064-065-073>075-082-083-091-092-211600-
/O.UPG.KMPX.FW.A.0001.140421T1800Z-140422T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMPX.FW.W.0003.140421T1800Z-140422T0000Z/
STEVENS-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...
ST. PETER...ST. JAMES...MANKATO...FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH
254 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR WEST
CENTRAL INTO SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A RED FLAG WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM MORRIS TO MANKATO TO BLUE EARTH.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 60S.

* IMPACTS...WILD FIRES COULD BECOME FAST MOVING IN A SHORT PERIOD
  OF TIME DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS... LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
633 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-211500-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE RIVER...RHINELANDER...CRANDON...
TOMAHAWK...ANTIGO...KESHENA...STURGEON BAY...WAUSAU...
WISCONSIN RAPIDS...STEVENS POINT...APPLETON...GREEN BAY...
ALGOMA...WAUTOMA...OSHKOSH...CHILTON...TWO RIVERS...CRIVITZ
633 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL AFFECT THE MORNING COMMUTE...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL BE FOUND ACROSS THE REGION THIS
MORNING...AND WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A QUARTER
MILE AT TIMES. THE DENSE FOG WILL BE MOST WIDESPREAD ACROSS
NORTH CENTRAL AND CENTRAL WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE WISCONSIN
RIVER VALLEY. FOGGY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS FOR THE MORNING COMMUTE TO WORK OR SCHOOL...BUT
GRADUAL IMPROVEMENT IN VISIBILITIES SHOULD OCCUR BETWEEN 8 AM
AND 10 AM.

MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY IN FOG
THIS MORNING. WHEN DRIVING IN FOG...BE SURE TO SLOW DOWN...KEEP
A SAFE DISTANCE FROM OTHER VEHICLES...AND USE YOUR LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS.

$$
KIECKBUSCH


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
458 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-221000-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
458 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE. VISIBILITIES
WILL BE REDUCED TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...SO MOTORISTS
SHOULD USE CAUTION. THE FOGGY CONDITIONS SHOULD GRADUALLY IMPROVE
BETWEEN 8 AM AND 10 AM.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA
TODAY. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY
RAINFALL AND SMALL HAIL...ESPECIALLY OVER CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

ANOTHER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL ARRIVE LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. IT IS TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE WHETHER SEVERE
WEATHER IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
420 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

MNZ053-060>063-066>070-076>078-084-085-093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
221200-
CHISAGO-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-
SCOTT-DAKOTA-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WASECA-STEELE-FREEBORN-POLK-
BARRON-RUSK-ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
420 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...NORTHWEST WISCONSIN AND WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FEW NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...ENDING
OVER WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN BY NOON. SMALL HAIL IS POSSIBLE WITH
THE STRONGER STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT
THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
420 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

MNZ047-054>056-064-221200-
STEVENS-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
420 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A RED FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE AFTERNOON ACROSS WEST
CENTRAL MINNESOTA FOR THE EXTREME WILDFIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT
THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
407 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-221030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
407 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG WILL LINGER OVER PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
WISCONSIN...ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGHWAY 70 BETWEEN COUDERAY AND PARK
FALLS...AND ALONG HIGHWAY 13 BETWEEN BUTTERNUT AND PRENTICE.
VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF ISOLATED WEAK THUNDERSTORMS THIS
MORNING ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM LAKE MILLE LACS TO MINONG
TO PHILLIPS. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND EARLY
THURSDAY THIS WEEK. STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

A WINTRY MIX IS POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT AND SNOW POSSIBLE FRIDAY
FOR PARTS OF THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
443 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-221100-
KEWEENAW-ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-
GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
443 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014 /343 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN AND CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE OVER SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN THIS
AFTERNOON.

PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN LATE TONIGHT.

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HIGHER RIVER FLOWS IS EXPECTED ACROSS AREA
RIVERS AND STREAMS DUE TO SNOWMELT RUNOFF. MONITOR RIVER LEVELS AND
STAY TUNED FOR RIVER FORECAST UPDATES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HIGHER RIVER FLOWS WILL CONTINUE DUE TO
SNOWMELT RUNOFF...AND ADDITIONAL PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THURSDAY
INTO FRIDAY. THE INCREASED RIVER FLOWS MAY ALSO INCREASE THE RISK OF
ICE JAMS...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE ESCANABA RIVER IN DELTA COUNTY. RIVER
LEVELS CAN RAPIDLY FLUCTUATE DURING ICE JAMS. MONITOR RIVER LEVELS
AND STAY TUNED FOR RIVER FORECAST UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
443 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

LSZ162-240>251-263>267-221100-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI-
BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI-
ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI-
EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI-
MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI-
POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING
KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS-HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI-
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI-MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI-
GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
ROYALE NATIONAL PARK-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
443 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014 /343 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR...CENTRAL LAKE SUPERIOR AND WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FEW NORTHWESTERLY GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE
TONIGHT OVER PORTIONS OF THE EAST HALF OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NORTH TO NORTHWESTERLY GALES TO 35 KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT ACROSS MAINLY CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$

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