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Significant Wind Damage Possible Overnight in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Widespread severe thunderstorms with winds locally exceeding hurricane force will result in significant severe wind damage overnight along a corridor from northeastern Minnesota across Wisconsin to southwest Lower Michigan. Very hot to excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >


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