Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
350 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-191030-
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-
350 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND AT TIMES GUSTY WINDS
WILL CAUSE AN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER THREAT OVER PARTS OF THE
NORTHLAND TODAY. THE MAIN AREA OF CONCERN IS THE IRON RANGE AND
ELY AREAS...AS WELL AS INTERIOR AREAS OF THE ARROWHEAD WELL INLAND
FROM LAKE SUPERIOR. THIS AREA OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA IS FORECAST
TO HAVE AFTERNOON SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
AROUND 20 MPH AND MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND 20 PERCENT.
ANOTHER AREA OF CONCERN IS NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...PRIMARILY AREAS
SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2 DUE TO MORE HUMID CONDITIONS NEAR LAKE
SUPERIOR. THE AREAS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2 ARE
FORECAST TO HAVE SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTS UP TO
AROUND 15 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AROUND 25 PERCENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SOME SNOW ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.
AT THIS POINT...IT LOOKS LIKE THERE COULD BE A COUPLE INCHES OF
WET SNOW...ESPECIALLY OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE REGION. THERE
COULD BE AS MUCH AS 4 INCHES OF SNOW...PARTICULARLY FROM NORTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA INTO THE ARROWHEAD...ALTHOUGH THAT WILL COME IN
THE PERIOD FROM SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...AND THERE WILL BE
SOME DAYTIME MELTING THAT OCCURS EACH DAY AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

LSZ121-140>148-191030-
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-
350 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR MUCH OF THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...FROM TACONITE HARBOR...TO DULUTH
AND SAXON HARBOR. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT
THROUGH THIS EVENING. SEE THE LATEST MARINE PRODUCTS ISSUED BY OUR
OFFICE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

GROCHOCINSKI

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)






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