/Issued 4:02 PM CDT, Monday, July 18, 2016/
Excessive heat watch for the counties shaded in dark red.
Excessive heat watch for Wednesday afternoon through Thursday evening for north central and east central Minnesota including the cities of Walker, Brainerd, Aitkin, Hill City, McGregor, Hinckley, Sandstone and Pine City.
Excessive heat watch for Thursday morning through Thursday evening for parts of northwest Wisconsin including the cities of Webster, Siren, Grantsburg, Danbury, Minong, Spooner, Shell Lake, Hayward, Winter, Park Falls and Phillips.
More information about this excessive heat watch can be found at this link per National Weather Service Duluth, Minnesota: http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=dlh&wwa=excessive%20heat%20watch