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Tornado Warning

TORNADO WARNING
MNC087-107-119-290215-
/O.NEW.KFGF.TO.W.0032.160829T0150Z-160829T0215Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
850 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN POLK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  NORTHWESTERN MAHNOMEN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  NORTHEASTERN NORMAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 850 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR FLAMING...OR 45 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GRAND
  FORKS... MOVING HEAST AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...TORNADO AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO MOBILE HOMES...ROOFS...AND VEHICLES.

* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  FLAMING AROUND 900 PM CDT.
  FERTILE AROUND 905 PM CDT.
  RINDAL AND RANUM AROUND 915 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!

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

&&

LAT...LON 4732 9584 4742 9640 4749 9640 4767 9586
TIME...MOT...LOC 0150Z 246DEG 25KT 4746 9638

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

$$

LEE



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
445 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-290945-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
445 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA...BASICALLY EAST OF DEVILS LAKE. IN ADDITION TO THE THREAT OF
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO...THE THREAT
FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL EXIST AS WELL.
THE SEVERE RISK WILL EXIST IN RICHLAND...WILKIN...OTTER
TAIL....GRANT AND WADENA COUNTIES EARLY THIS MORNING.
HOWEVER...THE BETTER CHANCE WILL BE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY FROM BAUDETTE TO FERGUS
FALLS AND SOUTH...WITH A MARGINAL RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE WADENA AND PARKERS PRAIRIE AREAS. THE NEXT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WILL COME ON THURSDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO THE
WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

KNUTSVIG




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