Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
404 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-041130-
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-
404 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW THIS EVENING IN THE
BRAINERD LAKES REGION WITH CHANCES SPREADING EAST AND NORTH
THROUGH THE NORTHLAND OVERNIGHT. ACCUMULATION OVERNIGHT WILL BE
LESS THAN AN INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHLAND ON
SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY FROM FAR EASTERN MINNESOTA INTO NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN. ACCUMULATION WILL RANGE FROM A DUSTING TO 2 INCHES WITH
PORTIONS OF THE NORTH SHORE RECEIVING LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

ANOTHER SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A PROLONGED
PERIOD OF SNOW SHOWERS TO THE NORTHLAND NEXT WEEK. PRECIPITATION
WILL BEGIN MONDAY AS A RAIN/SNOW MIX AND GRADUALLY CHANGE TO ALL
SNOW MONDAY NIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL THEN LINGER OFF
AND ON THROUGH FRIDAY. SEVERAL INCHES OF ACCUMULATION WILL BE
POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WEEK.

THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF LAKE ENHANCED SNOWFALL IN THE SNOWBELT
REGIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. SNOW MAY BE
HEAVY AT TIMES AND SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE DURING
THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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LSZ121-140>148-041130-
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-
404 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A PASSING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONGER WINDS TO WESTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BE
STRONGEST ALONG THE NORTH SHORE DURING THAT TIME. THE WIND AND
RESULTANT WAVES WILL CREATE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER VESSELS.

A SLOWER STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TUESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY. A PROLONGED PERIOD OF STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BEGIN
TUESDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE WEDNESDAY
AND VEER WESTERLY...AND EVENTUALLY NORTHWESTERLY THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY. CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT BY TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...AND OCCASIONAL GALE-FORCE GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE
WEDNESDAY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

$$

MELDE

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


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