Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1135 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 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-
1135 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A potent area of low pressure will move across the Upper Midwest
and western Great Lakes region late Sunday through Tuesday
morning. Accumulating snow is likely from late Sunday night
through early Tuesday, and while confidence in specific amounts
remains low, some areas may receive significant snow accumulation.
In addition to the snow, there is a slight chance of freezing
rain and sleet with this storm. Travel may become difficult
starting Sunday night and continuing through Monday. Keep up to
date with the latest forecast through the weekend.


Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations to the National Weather
Service. Everyone is encouraged to 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-
1135 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Northeast winds will gradually increase tonight and the
combination of strengthening winds and building waves may create
conditions hazardous to smaller vessels.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A storm system will move through the region Sunday through
Tuesday morning. Strong northeast flow will develop over western
Lake Superior Sunday night, and remain strong through Monday.
Winds are forecast to become northerly and gradually subside late
Monday night and Tuesday morning. The strong winds and building
waves may result in conditions hazardous to smaller vessels late
Sunday night and Monday.



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

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