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Special Statement

Statement as of 3:20 PM CDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


... A line of thunderstorms will affect southern St. Louis...
southeastern Itasca... northeastern Aitkin and southwestern lake
counties...

At 319 PM CDT... thunderstorms were along a line extending from near
Beaver Bay to 7 miles north of Floodwood... and moving southeast at
15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph... dime size hail... and occasional cloud to
ground lightning can be expected with these storms.

Locations impacted include... Duluth... Split Rock
lighthouse... Hermantown... Two Harbors... Hoyt Lakes... Swan
River... Floodwood... Cotton... Toivola... Brookston...
Meadowlands... Fairbanks... Wolf Lake... Saginaw... canyon... Brimson...
Whiteface Reservoir... Highland Lake... Pike Lake and Island Lake.

Seek shelter inside a sturdy building and away from windows until
these storms pass.

Lat... Lon 4755 9202 4716 9135 4707 9153 4701 9159
      4698 9167 4691 9174 4687 9186 4680 9214
      4678 9306 4705 9331
time... Mot... loc 2019z 321deg 12kt 4721 9119 4703 9294

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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:13 AM CDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening for low humidity and gusty winds for much of
northern Minnesota...

The National Weather Service in Duluth has issued a red flag
warning for low humidity and gusty winds... which is in effect
from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... in Minnesota... fire weather zones 010... 011...
012... 018... 019... 025... 026... 033... 034... 035... 036... 037 and
038.

* Winds... west to southwest 9 to 17 mph with gusts up to 28 mph.
Winds becoming northwest this afternoon into the evening as a
cold front moves through the area.

* Relative humidity... 17 to 25 percent.

* Temperatures... in the 80s.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.






Record Report

Statement as of 2:16 PM CDT on May 06, 2016


... Record high temperature tied at International Falls MN...

A record high temperature of 86 degrees was tied at International
Falls MN today. This ties the record set in 1918.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:36 PM CDT on May 06, 2016


... Earliest 90 degree temperature reading on record reached at Duluth
MN...

At 1219 PM a temperature of 91 degrees was reported at Duluth MN.
This is the earliest 90 degree temperature reported in Duluth
MN on record. The previous record was on may 14th of 1932 where a
temperature of 91 degrees was recorded.


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