Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
444 AM CDT Tue Apr 18 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-
444 AM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A wintry mix will be possible over northern Minnesota into the
Minnesota Arrowhead through mid-morning today. Some light snow
accumulation will be possible, along with sleet and freezing
rain, with up to two inches of new snow accumulation possible. A
Winter Weather Advisory is in effect through 1000 AM CDT this
morning due to the wintry mix. See the latest winter weather
message for more details.

There is a low probability of thunderstorms later this morning
through the afternoon, along and south of Highway 2 in northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. The storms are expected to be
relatively weak.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Another low pressure system will affect portions of the
Northland, mainly along and south of Highway 2 including all of
northwest Wisconsin, Wednesday night into Thursday. A wintry mix
will again be possible in spots and some snow accumulation looks
likely. At this time, snow accumulations look to be mostly light
but there is a chance temperatures may be colder, leading to
higher snowfall amounts mainly over northern Wisconsin.


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


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-
444 AM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

East to northeast winds from 15 to 30 knots will create hazardous
conditions for small craft along the North Shore into the Twin
Ports and over to Port Wing. See the latest Nearshore Marine
Forecast and Marine Weather Message for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Easterly winds will again ramp up Wednesday afternoon into
Thursday as another low pressure system tracks through the region.
Conditions may become hazardous for small craft over much of
western Lake Superior.



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

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