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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
211 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

MNZ028-031-032-290815-
WADENA MN-EAST OTTER TAIL MN-EAST BECKER MN-
211 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN OTTER TAIL...WADENA AND
SOUTHEASTERN BECKER COUNTIES UNTIL 315 AM CDT...

AT 210 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR DEER CREEK...OR 33 MILES EAST OF FERGUS FALLS...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  DEER CREEK AROUND 220 AM CDT.
  WADENA AROUND 235 AM CDT.
  WRIGHTSTOWN AROUND 250 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN GRAND FORKS.

&&

LAT...LON 4637 9473 4637 9515 4611 9515 4611 9544
      4644 9578 4648 9577 4682 9540 4665 9479
      4663 9478 4639 9478 4640 9476 4638 9475
      4638 9473
TIME...MOT...LOC 0710Z 306DEG 18KT 4640 9539

$$

KNUTSVIG

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
232 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

MNZ018-026-290800-
NORTH ITASCA-SOUTH ITASCA-
232 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN ITASCA
COUNTY...

AT 232 AM CDT...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS NEAR DEER
RIVER... OR 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF GRAND RAPIDS...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...AND NEARLY CONTINUOUS
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...  POKEGAMA DAM AROUND 255 AM CDT.
GRAND RAPIDS...COHASSET...COLERAINE...TACONITE AND GUNN AROUND 300
AM   CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE LAWRENCE LAKE...
CALUMET...SPIDER LAKE...HART LAKE...BLACKBERRY...LA PRAIRIE...HILL
ANNEX MINE STATE PARK...WABANA LAKE...BOVEY AND SWAN LAKE.

SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE
ROAD.

LAT...LON 4751 9372 4755 9307 4705 9308 4713 9378
      4721 9377 4722 9380 4724 9381 4726 9378
      4729 9379 4730 9378 4731 9381 4730 9382
      4732 9386 4732 9388 4735 9390
TIME...MOT...LOC 0732Z 296DEG 21KT 4740 9369
$$

MOORE

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
229 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

MNZ025-033>036-290800-
SOUTH CASS-NORTH CASS-SOUTH AITKIN-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-
229 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN CASS...
NORTHWESTERN AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES...

AT 229 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM NEAR OUTING...TO BREEZY POINT...TO 6 MILES WEST OF GULL
LAKE...TO NEAR STAPLES...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...  CROSSLAKE...EMILY AND OUTING AROUND
235 AM CDT.   MERRIFIELD AROUND 250 AM CDT.
BRAINERD...BAXTER...CROSBY...AITKIN...IRONTON...DEERWOOD...CUYUNA...
PALISADE...FORT RIPLEY AND SAINT MATHIAS AROUND 300 AM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE
BAIN...WOODROW...EAST GULL LAKE...EDWARD LAKE...THUNDER LAKE...GUN
LAKE...WASHBURN LAKE... LENNOX...LAKE ROOSEVELT AND MISSION.

SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE
ROAD.

LAT...LON 4662 9478 4675 9438 4702 9393 4673 9327
      4642 9375 4616 9425 4616 9438 4618 9437
      4623 9439 4628 9434 4633 9441 4633 9446
      4630 9454 4633 9462 4636 9467 4635 9472
      4638 9473 4638 9476 4639 9478
TIME...MOT...LOC 0729Z 309DEG 22KT 4679 9383 4660 9422 4647 9448 4633
9474
$$

MOORE

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