Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
325 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 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-
325 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Strong northeast winds will cause a high risk of rip currents
into tonight, mainly in the Duluth entry affecting the Park Point
Beach in Duluth.

Areas of fog will likely develop across parts of central into
northeast Minnesota late tonight. This fog could become dense and
linger into Friday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Northland
Friday and Friday night. The storms should be relatively weak.
Another round of showers and thunderstorms is expected Sunday
night through Monday night.


Skywarn Spotter activation is not anticipated this afternoon or
tonight. Rainfall amounts from spotters and the public are


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-
325 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Gusty northerly winds are expected to continue to cause hazardous
conditions for small craft for the rest of the day and tonight.
Please refer to the latest Nearshore Marine Forecast and Marine
Weather Message for additional details on a small craft advisory
that is currently in affect over western Lake Superior. Winds
will turn more northwesterly and diminish tonight, allowing waves
to gradually lower.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

There is a chance of thunderstorms for western Lake Superior
Friday night, and again Sunday through Monday night.



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