Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
346 AM CDT Sat May 20 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-
346 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Rain will spread northward across the Northland this afternoon and
tonight. Rainfall of up to one inch is possible from central
Minnesota eastward across northwest Wisconsin. Locally higher
amounts are possible in northwest Wisconsin. The rainfall may
prolong or exacerbate ongoing flood concerns. A few thunderstorms
are possible in northwest Wisconsin tonight, but severe weather is
not anticipated.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Rain will taper off to showers on Sunday with an additional tenth
to one-quarter inch of rain possible.

Temperatures may fall to near the freezing mark Tuesday night
which could lead to frost, mainly across the Minnesota Iron Range
into the Arrowhead.


Spotters and the public are encouraged to report rainfall amounts
and observed flooding to the National Weather Service.


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-
346 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong northeast will develop through the day building waves and creating
hazardous conditions, especially for small craft. A Gale Warning
is in effect this afternoon into the late evening hours in the
Twin Ports area with a Small Craft Advisory in effect for the
rest of the nearshore waters into Sunday morning. See the latest
Nearshore Marine Forecast and Marine Weather Message for further

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Hazardous wind and wave conditions will continue into Sunday
morning, especially for small craft.



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