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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Duluth MN
932 AM CDT Fri Sep 20 2019

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

MNZ037-WIZ001-210200-
/O.CON.KDLH.BH.S.0018.190920T1500Z-190921T0200Z/
Carlton/Southern St. Louis-Douglas-
932 AM CDT Fri Sep 20 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...Park Point and Wisconsin Point Beaches.

* TIMING...From late morning into this evening.

* DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...Are expected along the Lake
  Superior shoreline due to high wave action and strong rip
  currents.

* HIGH WAVE ACTION...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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