Hazardous Weather Outlook

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
423 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019
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-
423 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.
.DAY ONE...Tonight
The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
Rainfall on Wednesday will result in a small chance of localized 
minor flooding, especially from central Minnesota across northwest
Wisconsin. A few isolated thunderstorms are possible over 
southern portions of the forecast area Wednesday afternoon. 
Thunderstorms will be possible Friday into Friday evening. The 
threat for severe storms is low at this time.
Skywarn spotter activation is not anticipated tonight. Rainfall
amounts from spotters and the public are encouraged.
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-
423 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Nearshore
waters of western Lake Superior.
.DAY ONE...Tonight
Easterly winds will continue increasing tonight. A gale warning 
has been issued for the western end of Lake Superior for high 
winds and waves. Conditions will become hazardous for small craft 
with additional gales possible across western portions of western
Lake Superior late tonight. Small Craft Advisories have been 
issued. Please see the latest Nearshore Marine Forecast, Small 
Craft Advisory and Gale Warning for more details.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
Strong easterly winds will continue Wednesday morning but 
gradually diminish from south to north Wednesday afternoon into 
the evening.
Another period of strong easterly winds will occur Thursday night
into Friday and conditions may become hazardous for small craft.
Thunderstorms will be possible Friday afternoon into the evening 
over portions of the lake. The main threat will be lightning.
More information may be obtained at the following web address: 
http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)