Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1009 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-
1009 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 of rain, freezing rain, and snow will continue this
morning. Temperatures are expected to climb above freezing for all
areas this afternoon, ending the mixed precipitation concern. A
few thunderstorms are also possible from Walker, Brainerd, and
Grand Rapids east to the Twin Ports and Two Harbors, and across
northwest Wisconsin. Please refer to the latest forecast and
Winter Weather Message for additional details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Another low pressure system will move through the Northland
Wednesday night into Thursday. Areas mainly along and south of
Highway 2, including all of northwest Wisconsin, may see a wintry
mix of rain and snow. Snow accumulation of less than an inch is
expected, but if temperatures trend cooler than currently
expected, higher snowfall amounts are possible over northern


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-
1009 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 25 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.



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

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