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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
947 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

LSZ121-140>148-242100-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0010.170325T0300Z-170326T0900Z/
CHEQUAMEGON BAY-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-
947 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OR GUSTS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
STEWART


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
440 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-053-251000-
Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Winona-Mower-Fillmore-Houston-Taylor-Clark-
Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-Vernon-
440 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast
Minnesota, northeast Iowa, and southwest into central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Rainfall may result in rises on some area rivers and streams.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Additional rains Saturday may produce rises on area rivers and
streams.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Rainfall reports are appreciated.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

No webinar is scheduled.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
440 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-WIZ054-055-061-251000-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
440 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Iowa and southwest Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible later today into tonight.
Lightning is the main threat.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Periods of rain through Saturday may produce rises on area rivers
and streams.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated. Rainfall reports are
appreciated.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

No webinar is scheduled.

$$

Rieck

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

LSZ121-140>148-251045-
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-
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong northeast winds will create hazardous waves tonight. A
small craft advisory is in effect. See the latest marine products
for details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The small craft advisory remains in effect through Saturday night.

$$

GSF/LE

More information may be obtained at the following web address:
http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-251045-
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-
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Slippery stretches may remain on roads this morning from freezing
rain and sleet overnight. Those traveling early this morning
should exercise caution...especially on elevated surfaces like
bridges and overpasses, which may be icy.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A wintry mix of freezing rain, rain, and snow is possible Saturday
night through Sunday morning, and again Sunday night through
Monday morning. Another round of rain, rain mixed with snow, or
all snow is possible Wednesday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type...and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations to the National Weather
Service. Spotters and the public can also report precipitation
type with the free M-PING smartphone app.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
411 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-250915-
Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Palo Alto-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-
Pocahontas-Humboldt-Wright-Franklin-Butler-Bremer-Sac-Calhoun-
Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Crawford-Carroll-Greene-
Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-Audubon-Guthrie-Dallas-Polk-Jasper-
Poweshiek-Cass-Adair-Madison-Warren-Marion-Mahaska-Adams-Union-
Clarke-Lucas-Monroe-Wapello-Taylor-Ringgold-Decatur-Wayne-
Appanoose-Davis-
411 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central Iowa.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible today and
tonight. The threat of severe storms is low but a few storms could
produce small hail and strong wind gusts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Periods of moderate to locally heavy rain are possible Saturday. Some
rises on local streams and rivers are possible where moderate or
heavy rainfall occurs. An isolated non-severe storm is possible
across the far Southeast on Saturday.

SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

FAB

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
355 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

MNZ001>003-005-006-008-009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ027-029-
030-038-039-049-052-053-250900-
West Polk-Norman-Clay-Roseau-Lake Of The Woods-East Marshall-
North Beltrami-Pennington-Red Lake-East Polk-North Clearwater-
South Beltrami-Mahnomen-South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-
East Becker-Wilkin-West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-
Grand Forks-Steele-Traill-Barnes-Cass-Ransom-Sargent-Richland-
355 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern North
Dakota, west central and northwest Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of fog will hold across most of the area through the mid
morning hours. Visibilities will mainly range from 1 to 3 miles,
but isolated spots could drop below a quarter mile.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
353 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

IAZ001-002-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-SDZ038>040-050-
052>069-250900-
Lyon IA-Osceola-Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-
Jackson-Pipestone-Rock-Beadle-Kingsbury-Brookings-Gregory-Jerauld-
Sanborn-Miner-Lake-Moody-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Hanson-McCook-
Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-Turner-Lincoln SD-
Bon Homme-Yankton-
353 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa,
southwest Minnesota, central South Dakota, east central South
Dakota, south central South Dakota, and southeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Patchy fog will continue into Friday morning. Localized
visibilities may be reduced under 2 miles at times. Visibilities
will improve by mid-morning.

Patchy fog may again form into Saturday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
353 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

IAZ003-012>014-020>022-031-032-NEZ013-014-SDZ070-071-250900-
Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay IA-Plymouth-Cherokee-Buena Vista-
Woodbury-Ida-Dixon-Dakota-Clay SD-Union-
353 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa,
west central Iowa, northeast Nebraska, and southeast South
Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Showers with an isolated rumble of thunder will continue into the
morning hours. Localized rainfall amounts of 1-2 inches overnight
may lead to minor ponding of water and rises in streams or creeks.

Showers and isolated thunderstorms may again reform later this
afternoon and evening. Severe storms are not expected.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
319 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

SDZ007-008-011-019>023-250830-
Marshall-Roberts-Day-Clark-Codington-Grant-Hamlin-Deuel-
319 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast South
Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Expect fog and reduced visibility this morning across northeast
South Dakota.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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