Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
401 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-211200-
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-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
401 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG IS FORECAST ACROSS NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...AND WILL LIKELY BECOME MORE
WIDESPREAD TONIGHT. VISIBILITY COULD BE LESS THAN ONE MILE AT
TIMES.

THERE COULD BE PERIODS OF A WINTRY MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW
ACROSS NORTHERN MINNESOTA THROUGH THIS EVENING. LITTLE IF ANY SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED DUE TO MELTING. THERE COULD ALSO BE SOME
LIGHT ICING FROM FREEZING RAIN ON SOME ROADS ACROSS NORTHERN
MINNESOTA...PRIMARILY ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE NORTH
SHORE...WHEN TEMPERATURES BEGIN TO APPROACH OR REACH THE FREEZING
MARK THIS EVENING.

SPOTTY FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN TONIGHT...WHEREVER THE AIR AND
ROAD TEMPERATURES NEAR OR FALL A BIT BELOW THE FREEZING MARK.
ROADS MIGHT BECOME SLICK IN SOME SPOTS...MORE LIKELY SECONDARY AND
UNTREATED ROADS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF LIGHT RAIN...DRIZZLE...FREEZING DRIZZLE...
AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THERE IS
A POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION TO MAKE ROADS
SLIPPERY AND TRAVEL DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY.

ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TUESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. THAT SYSTEM WILL BRING A POTENTIAL FOR A
RAIN AND SNOW MIXTURE...CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY WEDNESDAY EVENING.
SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION ARE POSSIBLE FROM TUESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...AND A SHIFT IN THE STORM TRACK
COULD BRING EVEN GREATER TOTALS TO THE NORTHLAND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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.

$$

GROCHOCINSKI

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)



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