Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1018 AM CDT Wed May 16 2018

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-
1018 AM CDT Wed May 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon from near the
Twin Ports southeast toward Lake Mille Lacs and east across much
of northwest Wisconsin. Occasional lightning will be the main
threat with these storms and small hail is possible. Severe
weather is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

There is a chance of a few thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and
evening in central and north-central Minnesota, and a chance of
isolated storms over those areas Friday afternoon. Occasional
lightning is the main threat. Severe weather is not expected.


SKYWARN spotters are encouraged to report hail of any size and
rainfall amounts to the National Weather Service.


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-
1018 AM CDT Wed May 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible over the southwest arm of
Lake Superior this afternoon and evening. Occasional lightning
will be the main concern with these storms. Severe weather is not
expected. Northeast wind speeds will increase tonight with
sustained values of 10 to 20 knots and occasional gusts to 30
knots. The wind and resultant waves will create conditions
hazardous to smaller vessels. A Small Craft Advisory has been
issued from Two Harbors to Duluth to Port Wing and from Oak Point
to Saxon Harbor.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Strong northeast winds and resultant waves will remain hazardous
for smaller vessels through Thursday evening.



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

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