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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
351 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-270830-
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-
351 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A few rumbles of thunder may be heard over portions of northwest
Wisconsin today. Severe storms are not expected.

Strong northeast winds will increase the threat of rip currents
today, mainly in the Duluth entry affecting the Park Point Beach
in Duluth.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

There is a low chance for an isolated thunderstorm on Thursday
afternoon, mainly across the Minnesota Arrowhead into northwest
Wisconsin.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Skywarn Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

MNZ037-WIZ001-270100-
/O.NEW.KDLH.BH.S.0028.170926T0842Z-170927T0100Z/
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT FOR DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...PARK POINT BEACH

* DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE LAKE
  SUPERIOR SHORELINE DUE TO HIGH WAVE ACTION AND STRONG RIP
  CURRENTS.

* HIGH WAVE ACTION ALONE CAN MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT ON DAYS
  SUCH AS THIS. INCOMING WAVES IN RAPID SUCCESSION CAN TIRE A
  SWIMMER QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS IN SANDBARS...
NEAR SHORELINE STRUCTURES SUCH AS PENINSULAS OR BREAKWALLS...AND
NEAR RIVER MOUTHS.

FOR ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS...PLEASE VISIT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH

&&

$$

JJM




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