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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
343 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-231030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
343 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ALONG THE PARK POINT BEACH AREA. FOR MORE INFORMATION
CHECK THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

LOCALLY DENSE FOG WILL PERSIST LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AROUND
THE HEAD OF LAKE SUPERIOR...ESPECIALLY THE TWIN PORTS AREA ALONG
THE ELEVATED TERRAIN AND INLAND. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO A
HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

ISOLATED WEAK THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ALONG AND WEST OF THE IRON RANGE. THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL
BE LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE THREAT FOR STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS
LATE SATURDAY AND EARLY SUNDAY EXISTS MAINLY OVER NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA. THE THREAT WILL MOVE TO THE EAST LATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT. MAIN CONCERNS WITH THESE STORMS WILL BE HAIL AND STRONG
WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

$$



Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
917 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ037-WIZ001-230430-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-
917 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.NOW...

FOG WAS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND THIS EVENING...AND IT WAS
BECOMING DENSE IN THE TWIN PORTS AREAS. THE VISIBILITY OVER THE
HILL IN DULUTH HAD DROPPED TO A QUARTER MILE BUT REMAINED HIGHER
CLOSER TO LAKE SUPERIOR. EXPECT VISIBILITIES TO DROP FURTHER
OVERNIGHT...LASTING INTO SATURDAY MORNING. IF YOU WILL BE
TRAVELING TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING...ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO GET
TO YOUR DESTINATION AS THERE WILL BE AREAS OF FOG.

$$

MELDE





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