Watches, Warnings & Advisories



2 products issued by NWS for: 5 Miles ESE Sawyer MN

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
342 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-212045-
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-
342 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

A few thunderstorms are possible tonight over southern portions of
the Northland. Severe storms are not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Showers and thunderstorms will become widespread Tuesday into
Tuesday night with showers continuing Wednesday. Heavy rain may
lead to flooding and a Flood Watch has been issued for far
northwest Wisconsin into central and northern Minnesota Tuesday
into Tuesday night. Isolated to scattered strong to severe storms
are also possible, mainly in northwest Wisconsin Tuesday afternoon
and evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Duluth MN
304 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
North Cass-South Cass-Crow Wing-Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-
Carlton and South St. Louis-Pine-Douglas-Burnett-
Including the cities of Pine River, Superior, Hill City, Aitkin,
Pine City, Hinckley, Walker, Brainerd, Duluth, and Grantsburg
304 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.

* WHERE...In Minnesota, Crow Wing, Pine, Carlton, southern St.
  Louis, Aitkin and Cass Counties and Wisconsin, Burnett and Douglas
  Counties. This includes the Tribal Lands of the St. Croix Band in
  Burnett County, the Fond du Lac Band and the Mille Lacs Band, Big
  Sandy Lake, East Lake, Hinckley and, Lena Lake areas.

* WHEN...From Tuesday morning through Wednesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers,
  creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - Strong low pressure will bring widespread showers and
    thunderstorms to the Northland with the potential for heavy
    rain and flooding.
  - Flood safety information can be found at
    www.weather.gov/safety/flood.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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