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TEST Tornado Warning

Statement as of 1:45 PM CDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014


... This message is for test purposes only...
... No severe weather is occurring in the mentioned areas...

The National Weather Service in Duluth MN has issued a

* test Tornado Warning for...
northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin

* until 200 PM CDT

* this is a test message. At 145 PM CDT... this test Tornado Warning
initiates the severe weather awareness week tornado
drill... repeat... this is a tornado drill. This annual drill is the
highlight of the Wisconsin and Minnesota severe weather and
tornado awareness week. All schools... businesses... hospitals and
other public institutions are urged to treat this as if it were a
real emergency and practice your severe weather emergency plans.

* This is a test message. The test tornado producing storms are
expected to be near...
your town by 150 PM CDT...

this is a test message. The safest place to be during a tornado is in
a basement. Get under a workbench or other piece of sturdy furniture.
If no basement is available... seek shelter on the lowest floor of the
building in an interior hallway or room such as a closet. Use
blankets or pillows to cover your body and always stay away from
windows. Seeking shelter from tornadoes and severe thunderstorms
under Highway overpasses is highly dangerous and is strongly
discouraged.

This is a test message. Do not take action based on this message.

Lat... Lon 4563 9069 4563 9288 4615 9308 4636 9474
      4872 9443 4853 9379 4864 9295 4806 9155
      4825 9084 4802 8948 4677 9208 4675 9208
      4708 9058 4689 9043 4673 9075 4629 8991
      4538 9004 4537 9004 4537 9068
time... Mot... loc 1845z 250deg 30kt 4868 9444 4746 9464


End/NWS Duluth



TEST Tornado Watch

Statement as of 1:43 PM CDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014


Tornado Watch 9993 remains in effect until 200 PM CDT for the
following locations


MN
. Minnesota counties included are

Aitkin Anoka Becker
Beltrami Benton Big Stone
Blue Earth Brown Carlton
Carver Cass Chippewa
Chisago Clay Clearwater
Cook Cottonwood Crow Wing
Dakota Dodge Douglas
Faribault Fillmore Freeborn
Goodhue Grant Hennepin
Houston Hubbard Isanti
Itasca Jackson Kanabec
Kandiyohi Kittson Koochiching
Lac Qui Parle Lake Lake of the Woods
Le Sueur Lincoln Lyon
McLeod Mahnomen Marshall
Martin Meeker Mille Lacs
Morrison Mower Murray
Nicollet Nobles Norman
Olmsted Otter Tail Pennington
Pine Pipestone Polk
Pope Ramsey Red Lake
Redwood Renville Rice
rock Roseau St. Louis
Scott Sherburne Sibley
Stearns Steele Stevens
swift Todd traverse
Wabasha Wadena Waseca
Washington Watonwan Wilkin
Winona Wright Yellow Medicine




Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 11:13 AM CDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2014


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am CDT
Friday...

* location... the Borderland from International Falls to Ely...
and from Hibbing to Hoyt Lakes.

* Timing... noon today to 7 am Friday.

* Snow accumulations... 5 to 7 inches is expected.

* Impacts... roads will become snow covered and slippery.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that accumulating snow
will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and reduced visibility... and use caution while driving.
Allow extra time to reach your destination.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Delaware - Fire Weather Warning
Florida - Flood Warning
Georgia - Flood Warning
Idaho - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Massachusetts - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Minnesota - TEST Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Watch
New Hampshire - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
North Carolina - Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Fire Weather Warning
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - TEST Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement