Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
351 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 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-
351 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Rip currents will be possible along the beaches of Duluth and
Superior today and this evening, as northeast winds of 10 to 15
mph cause waves to build to 2 to 4 feet. A Beach Hazards Statement
is in effect for this area into this evening.

Thunderstorms will continue this afternoon and evening. A few
storms may be strong to severe for the rest of the day north of
the Iron Range. Hail and gusty winds are possible with these
stronger storms. Severe weather threat should remain isolated.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Strong northeast flow over western Lake Superior, down to the Twin
Ports area, on Friday will likely cause a high risk of dangerous rip
currents along Duluth`s Park Point Beach and Superior`s Wisconsin
Point Beach through the day.

Thunderstorms are possible across northeast Minnesota and northwest
Wisconsin Friday night through Saturday night. Some storms Saturday
afternoon and evening could be strong.

Periods of thunderstorms are possible across northeast Minnesota and
northwest Wisconsin Tuesday night through Wednesday.


Skywarn Spotters may be needed this afternoon and evening. Reports
of hail of any size, wind damage, and rainfall amounts are


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-
351 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Thunderstorms are possible tonight. SOme storms may contain hail
and gusty winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Northeast winds will increase over western Lake Superior late tonight
and Friday. The wind and resulting waves will likely result in
widespread hazardous conditions for small craft across western
Lake Superior, especially along the South Shore and Twin Ports
area, until the winds and waves sufficiently subside later Friday

Periods of thunderstorms are possible over western Lake Superior
Friday afternoon through Saturday night. Additional periods of
storms are possible Tuesday night and Wednesday.



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

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