Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
441 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-071130-
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-
441 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE NORTHLAND
TODAY...GENERALLY BRINGING AN INCH OR TWO OF SNOW TO MOST AREAS
THROUGH TONIGHT. ALONG THE NORTH SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR...SNOWFALL
OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE HIGHER
TERRAIN ADJACENT TO LAKE SUPERIOR. COOK COUNTY WILL SEE THE
HIGHEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS. WINDS WILL GUST TO 30 MPH OR
HIGHER...CAUSING SOME AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE DURING THE LATTER HALF OF
THE WEEK FOR THE SNOWBELT AREAS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN. A PROLONGED
PERIOD OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS EXPECTED FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY EVENING. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WINTER
WEATHER MESSAGE FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM MAY MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATE IN THE WEEKEND
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>148-071130-
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-
441 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL VEER SOUTHWESTERLY TODAY AND WIND SPEEDS
WILL INCREASE AS A STRENGTHENING STORM SYSTEM MOVES FROM NORTHWEST
MINNESOTA TO NEAR LAKE NIPIGON BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. FREQUENT GALES
TO 40 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. PLEASE
REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE AND NEARSHORE MARINE
FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WINDS WILL REMAIN STRONG OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND MAY INCREASE ONCE AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER
VESSELS...AND OCCASIONAL GALE-FORCE GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS WILL BE
POSSIBLE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE AND
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

$$

DAP

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



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