Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
416 AM CDT Thu Aug 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-
416 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Moderate to heavy rainfall rates will continue through this
morning across parts of central to northeast Minnesota which could
lead to minor flooding in some spots. Isolated thunderstorms are
possible through the day across northwest Wisconsin, but these
storms are not expected to be severe.

Strong northeast winds will cause a high risk of rip currents
into tonight, mainly in the Duluth entry affecting the Park Point
Beach in Duluth.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Northland
Friday and Friday evening. Another round of showers and
thunderstorms is expected Sunday night through Monday night.


Skywarn spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight.
Rainfall amounts from spotters and the public are encouraged.


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-
416 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong and persistent northeast winds are expected to continue to
cause hazardous conditions for small craft today and tonight. Please
refer to the latest marine products for additional details on a
small craft advisory that has been issued for much of western Lake
Superior. Winds will turn more northerly and diminish tonight,
allowing waves to gradually lower. There is also a chance for
thunderstorms over portions of western Lake Superior today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

There is a chance of thunderstorms for western Lake Superior Sunday
through Monday night.



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

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