Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HWODLH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-221130-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
338 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP ACROSS THE
NORTHLAND TONIGHT. ALTHOUGH THERE IS A LIMITED RISK OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE BRAINERD LAKES AND LOWER ST CROIX
VALLEY...THE GREATEST CONCERN WITH ANY STORMS OVERNIGHT WILL BE
THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL. NO WIDESPREAD FLOODING IS
EXPECTED BUT LOCALIZED HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE SOME ISSUES.

IN ADDITION...THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS INTO THIS
EVENING FOR THE BEACHES OF DULUTH AND SUPERIOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SEVERAL PERIODS OF WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTHLAND. THERE
APPEARS TO BE AT LEAST A SMALL RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS DURING THIS
TIME PERIOD HOWEVER MUCH UNCERTAINTY EXISTS IN A SPECIFIC LOCATION
OR TIMING FOR SEVERE WEATHER. A BIGGER THREAT WILL BE THE RISK
FOR WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL AND POSSIBLY FLOODING OR FLASH
FLOODING AS AN EXTREMELY MOIST AIRMASS MOVES NORTHWARD INTO THE
REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT.

$$

LSZ121-140>148-221130-
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-
338 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

INCREASING EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVE HEIGHTS
WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. PLEASE REFER TO
THE LATEST NEARSHORE FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY AND THIS EVENING ACROSS WESTERN
LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR FRIDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY LIKELY THIS WEEKEND OVER
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR. SOME STORMS MAY BE STRONG OR SEVERE.

$$

DAP

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




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