Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1200 PM CST WED JAN 11 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-121000-
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-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
1200 PM CST WED JAN 11 2017

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ARCTIC AIR WILL BRING BITTERLY COLD AIR BACK INTO THE REGION FOR
TONIGHT. NORTHERN MINNESOTA IS LIKELY TO HAVE WIDESPREAD WIND
CHILLS OF 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY...LIKELY
NEEDING A WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

BITTERLY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL POUR INTO THE NORTHLAND BY THURSDAY
NIGHT. OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES OF 15 TO 35 BELOW ZERO ARE
EXPECTED AND...EVEN WITH A LIGHT WIND...WOULD RESULT IN WIND
CHILLS OF 15 TO 45 BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS
WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO REPORT THEIR SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS
TODAY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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LSZ121-140>148-121000-
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-
1200 PM CST WED JAN 11 2017

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A FAST-MOVING TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LEAD TO STRONG AND
GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS THURSDAY MORNING...VEERING NORTHWESTERLY
THURSDAY NIGHT. THE STRONG WINDS AND RESULTANT WAVES WILL CREATE
CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER VESSELS. FREQUENT GALE-FORCE GUSTS
TO 40 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE. IN ADDITION TO THE WIND AND
WAVES...ANOTHER SHOT OF BITTERLY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL POUR INTO
THE REGION. SEA SMOKE WILL BE POSSIBLE AND COULD REDUCE VISIBILITY
TO LESS THAN ONE-HALF MILE...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.
RAPID ICE FORMATION IN PROTECTED HARBORS AND SHALLOW WATERS IS
LIKELY ONCE AGAIN LATE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

WINDS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL INCREASE ONCE AGAIN SUNDAY
NIGHT AND MONDAY AS A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE
REGION. THE STRONG WINDS AND RESULTANT WAVES MAY CREATE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALLER VESSELS.

$$

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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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