Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
449 AM CDT Tue Apr 25 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-
449 AM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An area of low pressure will move into the region tonight. This
system will bring a wintry mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet, and
snow to the Northland beginning tonight. Significant ice
accumulation is possible from the Iron Range and the Arrowhead to
the Twin Ports and along the South Shore. Elsewhere, snow and ice
accumulation will be lower, but may still pose a hazard to
motorists. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for the areas
where the highest ice accumulation is anticipated. Please refer to
the latest Winter Weather Message and forecasts for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

The wintry mix of precipitation will continue Wednesday night and
Thursday across the Northland. The Winter Storm Watch will
continue in effect through 10 AM Thursday morning. See the latest
Winter Weather Message for details concerning this Spring storm.

Another major storm system is expected to move into the Northland
on Sunday and Monday. This system has the potential to bring
several inches of snow, along with possible icing. While it is
still too early to forecast specific amounts, this is one storm
system that will need to be watched closely. If you have travel
plans over the weekend, please monitor the latest forecasts
throughout the week.


Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type, and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations, to the National Weather
Service. Anyone can report precipitation type with the free
M-PING smartphone app.


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-
449 AM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect for much of the North
Shore of Lake Superior through 10 AM this morning. In addition, a
Gale Warning has been issued for the entire nearshore area of
western Lake Superior starting at 7 PM tonight. The latest Marine
Weather Message and Nearshore Marine Forecast will have specific
information regarding these marine headlines.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A Gale Warning will continue across western Lake Superior into
Wednesday. It will end at 10 AM from Grand Portage to Port Wing,
and 4 PM for the remainder of the Wisconsin South Shore. See the
latest marine products for details.



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http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)

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