Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
434 AM 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-
434 AM CST Tue Dec 5 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winter weather advisories remain in effect for portions of
northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin through the morning.
See the latest Winter Weather Message for details.

Strong west winds on Lake Superior may cause flooding and damage
to lakeshore infrastructure along the Bayfield county coastline
through the day, mainly from Port Wing to Sand Bay. See the
latest Lakeshore Flood Advisory for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Lake effect snow showers will continue Wednesday evening through
Thursday with another inch of accumulation possible in the
northwest Wisconsin snowbelt. Another round of lake effect snow
showers is forecast Thursday night and Friday which could bring
several more inches of snow to Bayfield, Ashland, and Iron


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-
434 AM CST Tue Dec 5 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Very strong west winds will continue today, veering west-
northwesterly this evening. Wind speeds of 25 to 35 are expected
along with wind gusts of 40 to 50 knots. Winds will gradually
ease tonight and will likely remain hazardous to smaller vessels.
Gale and storm warnings remain in effect. Please see the latest
Marine Weather Message and Nearshore Marine Forecast for
additional details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Winds and waves will remain hazardous to smaller vessels
Wednesday into Wednesday night. Small Craft Advisories will
likely be needed after gale conditions subside tonight.



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

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