Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1059 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-050915-
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-
1059 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW TO
NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TODAY...WITH
WIDESPREAD TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES. GREATER SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS...OF 3 TO 6 INCHES...ARE FORECAST FROM THE DULUTH AREA AND
ALONG AND NEAR THE MINNESOTA NORTH SHORE FROM DULUTH TO GRAND
PORTAGE...WITH THE HIGHEST OF THAT RANGE ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FROM THE DULUTH AREA AND
ALONG THE NORTH SHORE. PLEASE READ THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
MESSAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TUESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY AS A SLOW-MOVING STORM SYSTEM PASSES ACROSS THE
REGION. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION ARE POSSIBLE DURING
THIS PERIOD. AREAS IN THE NORTHWEST WISCONSIN SNOWBELT MAY SEE A
PROLONGED PERIOD OF LAKE ENHANCED SNOWFALL WITH SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

LSZ121-140>148-050915-
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-
1059 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTH WINDS WILL VEER SOUTHWESTERLY AND WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE
THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE NIGHT. OCCASIONAL WIND GUSTS TO 25
KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE. THE WIND AND RESULTANT WAVES MAY CREATE
CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER VESSELS. PLEASE REFER TO THE
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
FROM GRAND MARAIS TO GRAND PORTAGE INTO MONDAY MORNING BEFORE WIND
SPEEDS GRADUALLY SUBSIDE AS WINDS BACK TO A SOUTHERLY DIRECTION
MONDAY AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FAR
NORTH SHORE. PLEASE READ THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

A SLOW-MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL
BECOME HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT MONDAY NIGHT AND OCCASIONAL GALES
TO 35 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING.

$$

GROCHOCINSKI/JTS

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



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