Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
445 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-101130-
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-
445 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
TODAY...THE STORMS WILL BE MAINLY LIMITED TO NORTHERN
MINNESOTA...BUT WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT SOUTHEAST THIS EVENING TO
AFFECT NORTHWEST WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT. WIDESPREAD SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED...BUT THERE MAY BE SOME SMALL HAIL
AND GUSTY WINDS. THE MAIN THREAT OVERNIGHT TONIGHT IS FOR HEAVY
RAIN...MAINLY FROM THE HAYWARD LAKES REGION TO THE EAST.
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THIS HEAVY RAINFALL MAY PRODUCE
RAPID RISES ON AREA WATERWAYS AND LOCALIZED FLOODING WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR ROAD CLOSURES AND WASHOUTS. A FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN
ISSUE FOR TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. KEEP UPDATED ON THE
LATEST INFORMATION ON THE HEAVY RAIN AND POTENTIAL FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

RAIN WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST ON WEDNESDAY...
WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO AN INCH EXPECTED FOR
PARTS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN. THE FLASH FLOOD AND FLOOD THREAT
CONTINUES THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

MUCH COLDER AIR WILL FLOW INTO THE AREA BEGINNING ON WEDNESDAY...
WITH DAYTIME HIGHS ONLY IN THE UPPER 40S AND 50S THROUGH THE END
OF THE WORK WEEK. NIGHT TIME LOW TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN
THE 30S WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. THERE IS A RISK FOR
FROST AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES ON ONE OR MORE NIGHTS. PEOPLE WITH
TENDER PLANTS OUTDOORS SHOULD KEEP UPDATED ON THIS POTENTIAL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
OVERNIGHT...MAINLY OVER NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

$$

LSZ121-140>148-101130-
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-
445 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT OVER WESTERN
LAKE SUPERIOR.

STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT OVER WESTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR...GRADUALLY INCREASING FROM 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING
TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GALES TO 35 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BUILD TO OVER 5 FEET BY EARLY MORNING. A GALE WARNING
HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 45
KNOTS WILL CONTINUE OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...GRADUALLY DIMINISHING ON THURSDAY. THESE STRONG
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN LARGE WAVES OF 9 TO 11 FEET OR
HIGHER AND DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR BOATS THROUGH FRIDAY. A GALE
WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR FROM TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING. SEE THE LATEST MARINE PRODUCTS FOR MORE
DETAILED INFORMATION.

$$

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








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