Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
343 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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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-
343 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A band of a rain/snow mix will continue to move to the north over
the Borderland area this afternoon and evening. There may be some
sleet and/or freezing rain mixing in at times. Some snow
accumulation is expected over the Iron Range and the North Shore
of Lake Superior, with between 1 to 2 inches of new snow possible,
up to 3 inches over the higher elevations along the North Shore.

Gusty east to southeast winds will occur over the Iron Range and
Minnesota Arrowhead region, with favorable on-shore flow over Lake
Superior. Gusts between 20 to 25 mph are likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A wintry mix of rain and snow, with a slight chance of sleet and freezing
rain, will continue Monday morning, transitioning to all rain
during the afternoon. Gusty easterly winds look to continue
through the day Monday.

A wintry mix of rain and snow is expected at times through the week
and into next weekend, especially Tuesday night through Thursday
when light snowfall accumulations are possible. Periods of snow
may result in slippery stretches on area roads.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type, and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations tonight and Monday
morning to the National Weather Service. Spotters and the public
can also report precipitation type with the free M-PING smartphone
app.

$$

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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-
343 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Increasing easterly winds will result in building waves and
hazardous conditions for small craft across all of western Lake
Superior. See the Marine Weather Message for more details on a Small
Craft Advisory in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Persistent easterly winds will continue through the day Monday
resulting in waves as large as 6 to 8 feet along portions of the
north shore. See the Marine Weather Message for more details on a
Small Craft Advisory in effect.

Tuesday night through Wednesday strong north-northeast winds will
leading to building waves and hazardous conditions for small craft
along the south shore of Lake Superior, especially from the
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore east.

$$

JTS/JJM

More information may be obtained at the following web address:
http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)


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