Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
443 AM CDT Wed May 17 2017

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-
443 AM CDT Wed May 17 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Showers and thunderstorms will move across the Northland once
again, mainly this afternoon and tonight. The main threat will be
heavy rainfall and frequent lightning, and mainly east of the
Interstate 35 corridor. Isolated large hail and gusty winds will
also be possible. This additional rainfall will contribute to
flooding concerns for portions of northwest Wisconsin. Please see
the latest Flash Flood Watch message for additional information.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Rainfall is expected to come to an end Thursday morning. Should
localized flooding occur overnight it will likely linger into
Thursday. The Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until early
Thursday afternoon.


Skywarn Spotters may be needed today and tonight to monitor for
flash flooding, mainly over northwest Wisconsin.


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-
443 AM CDT Wed May 17 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Nearshore
waters of western Lake Superior.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Gusty northeast winds have the potential to create hazardous waves
for small craft. A small craft advisory is in effect this evening
and overnight. A gale warning is also in effect from Port Wing to
Saxon Harbor. See the latest marine messages for details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

The small craft advisory and gale warning prevail through Thursday
morning, with the small craft continuing into Thursday afternoon.



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http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)

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