Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1234 PM CST Tue Dec 5 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-
1234 PM CST Tue Dec 5 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Light snow and gusty west winds will continue to slowly diminish
over the Minnesota Arrowhead this afternoon and evening, and the
winter weather advisory for that area has been allowed to expire.

Strong west winds on Lake Superior and associated wave heights up
to 10 feet may cause flooding and damage to lakeshore
infrastructure along the Bayfield county coastline through this
afternoon. However, winds and waves will continue to slowly
diminish through this evening. Please refer to the latest
Lakeshore Flood Advisory for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Lake-effect snow showers will affect the Gogebic Range of Iron
County from late tonight through most of Wednesday where several
inches of new snow are possible. Please refer to the latest winter
weather message for details on a winter weather advisory that is
in effect.

In addition, more lake-effect snow is possible Thursday night and
Friday which could bring several more inches of accumulation to
parts of Bayfield, Ashland, and Iron Counties.


Snow spotters are requested to report their snowfall measurements
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-
1234 PM CST Tue Dec 5 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Very strong west winds and associated high waves heights will
continue today, with winds becoming northwest tonight. Wind
speeds of 25 to 35 are expected along with wind gusts of 40 to 50
knots. Winds will gradually ease tonight, but will remain
hazardous to smaller vessels. Please see the latest Marine
Weather Message and Nearshore Marine Forecast for additional
details on gale and storm warnings that remain in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Winds and associated higher waves will remain hazardous to
smaller vessels Wednesday and Wednesday night. Small Craft
Advisories will likely be needed after gale conditions subside
tonight for much of the rest of this week.


More information may be obtained at the following web address:
http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)

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