Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
239 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-081300-
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
239 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT ACROSS THE SOUTH
SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR BRINGING MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW RATES.
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ACROSS THE BAYFIELD PENINSULA WILL RANGE FROM 1
TO 3 INCHES OVERNIGHT...AND ACROSS THE GOGEBIC RANGE IN NORTHERN
IRON AND ASHLAND COUNTY 2 TO 5 INCHES IS POSSIBLE. ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH FRIDAY...SEE THE LATEST WINTER
WEATHER MESSAGE FOR DETAILS ON A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY AND
WARNING IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE SOUTH SHORE.

ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE NORTHLAND AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO OF
SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING DUE TO INTENSE LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW RATES WILL
BE MOST INTENSE THURSDAY MORNING...WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LINGERING LATE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE
BAYFIELD PENINSULA...AND AS MUCH AS 6 TO 12 INCHES ACROSS THE
GOGEBIC RANGE. SEE THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR DETAILS
ON A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY AND WARNING IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF
THE SOUTH SHORE.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATE
SATURDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF
ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO REPORT THEIR SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

LSZ121-140>148-081300-
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
239 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL REMAIN STRONG OVER LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING.  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL
CRAFT TODAY AND MOST OF TONIGHT AS WELL. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST
MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE AND NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE ONCE AGAIN THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.  CONDITIONS MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS TO SMALL
CRAFT. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE AND
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

$$

JJM

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)



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