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WHUS43 KDLH 212029  
CFWDLH  
 
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN  
329 PM CDT MON OCT 21 2019  
   
..STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS TO BRING LAKE SHORE FLOODING
 
 
.THE STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS TODAY IN COMBINATION WITH VERY HIGH  
LAKE LEVELS WILL CAUSE COASTAL FLOODING, EXPECIALLY IN AND AROUND  
THE TWIN PORTS TODAY AND THIS EVENING. WINDS AND WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED TO DIMINISH THIS EVENING, ALLOWING THE WATER TO SUBSIDE.  
THIS FLOODING MAY CAUSE BEACH EROSION ALL ALONG THE LAKE SHORE  
AROUND THE TWIN PORTS, AND EAST ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.  
 
MNZ037-WIZ001-220300-  
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CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-  
329 PM CDT MON OCT 21 2019  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING.  
THE COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...HIGH WATER AND WAVES FROM LAKE SUPERIOR  
ARE EXPECTED TO FLOOD ONTO ADJACENT LOW LYING LAND AREAS,  
INCLUDING THE LAKEWALK OF DULUTH, PARK POINT AND BRIGHTON  
BEACHES, AND PORTIONS OF CANAL PARK.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING  
 
* IMPACTS...FLOOD WATERS MAY AFFECT SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS  
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. ROADS AND PORTIONS OF ROADS MAY BE CLOSED  
THIS EVENING DUE TO THE FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED  
AREAS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR  
IMMINENT ALONG THE LAKE. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR THE SHORE IN THE  
WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE  
APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 

 
 
WIZ002-003-220300-  
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BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-  
329 PM CDT MON OCT 21 2019  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING.  
 
* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...HIGH WATER AND WAVES FROM LAKE SUPERIOR  
ARE EXPECTED TO FLOOD ONTO ADJACENT LOW LYING LAND AREAS.  
HIGHWAY 2 NEAR ASHLAND IS ALSO BEING IMPACTED BY WAVES AND HIGH  
WATER FROM LAKE SUPERIOR. THE FLAG RIVER BRIDGE ONTO HIGHWAY 13  
IS BEING AFFECTED BY WATER PUSHING UP ONTO THE BRIDGE.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING  
 
* IMPACTS...FLOOD WATERS MAY AFFECT SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS  
NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR. ROADS AND PORTIONS OF ROADS MAY BE CLOSED  
THIS EVENING DUE TO THE FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED  
AREAS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR  
IMMINENT ALONG THE LAKE. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR THE SHORE IN THE  
WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE  
APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 

 
 
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