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202007171901 PWO graphics
   ZCZC SPCPWOSPC ALL
   WOUS40 KWNS 171859
   MNZ000-NDZ000-WIZ000-180200-

   PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK CORR 1
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0159 PM CDT FRI JUL 17 2020

   CORRECTED FOR RISK AREA

   ...Severe thunderstorms expected over parts of the Northern Plains
   and Upper Midwest this evening and overnight...

   * LOCATIONS...
     Northern Minnesota
     Eastern North Dakota
     Northwest Wisconsin

   * HAZARDS...
     Widespread damaging winds, some hurricane force
     A couple of tornadoes
     Isolated large hail up to baseball size

   * SUMMARY...
     A significant severe weather event is possible this evening and
     tonight over parts of North Dakota, northern Minnesota, and
     northwest Wisconsin. Widespread damaging winds are possible.

   Preparedness actions...

   Review your severe weather safety procedures for the possibility
   of dangerous weather today. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio,
   weather.gov, or other media for watches and warnings. A watch
   means that conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms
   over the next several hours. If a severe thunderstorm warning is
   issued for your area, move to a place of safety, ideally in an 
   interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.

   &&

   ..Hart/Dean.. 07/17/2020

   $$        
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