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One more roundup of storm news, notes and links

Here’s one more roundup of storm news, notes and links that had not made it into previous posts…. – The National Weather Service in Duluth has been posting some new information about the storm on their website, including photos of … Continue reading

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Grand Marais – what a difference a year makes!

As I watched some videos posted earlier of wicked waves in Grand Marais as a result of the big fall storm, I thought about how I had been up in Grand Marais last fall on a trip with my brother, … Continue reading

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More storm reports from Grand Marais, including video

WTIP / North Shore Community Radio in Grand Marais has a thorough report on storm damage in Cook County, including photos. As noted on a previous post, the city’s pool suffered roof damage and a couple of boats broke loose … Continue reading

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Awesome wave photo

Spray towers over the 57-foot-tall Ludington Lighthouse in Ludington, Mich., on Tuesday as wind gusts reached 64 mph. (Jeff Kiessel / Ludington Daily News / AP) Most of the strongest winds with the massive fall storm have been out of … Continue reading

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More snowfall, wind and damage reports

The National Weather Service in Duluth is relaying a bunch of snowfall, wind and damage reports from around the region this morning. Here’s the latest as of 11 a.m.: SNOW 9 inches – Twig (2 miles SW) 8 inches – … Continue reading

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More than 7 inches of snow at Duluth airport

The National Weather Service is reporting 7.1 inches of snow at the Duluth International Airport as of 7 a.m. A weather observer also reported 7.1 inches of snow northwest of Two Harbors. Bands of snow continue to move across the … Continue reading

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It’s official – this is a record-setting storm

UPDATED AT 12:30 P.M. Northland sets new state records for low barometric pressure As predicted, it appears that observation sites in the Northland have set Minnesota and Wisconsin records for the lowest barometric pressure. Here are reports from the National … Continue reading

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Major fall storm – the latest forecast

A major fall storm continues to strengthen and move toward the Northland. As of 5 a.m., winds were out of the east at 24 mph, gusting to 38 mph at the Duluth International Airport. Here’s a rundown of the latest … Continue reading

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More details on the approaching storm

The National Weather Service in Duluth just posted a comprehensive summary of the approaching fall storm. Some highlights from that report: Expect heavy rain and possibly thunderstorms to develop and east winds to pick up tonight. Rain will continue on … Continue reading

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Major fall storm heading our way

National Weather Service graphic Hold on to your hats – literally. An intense fall storm is heading our way, bringing rain, high winds and possibly the first accumulating snow of the season. The National Weather Service reports that a low … Continue reading

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