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Wind Chill Advisory tonight into Wednesday

Feb 27, 2024 03:26PM ● By Editor
From the National Weather Service in Duluth - February 27, 2024

Wind Chill Advisory

GENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Duluth MN 210 PM CST Tue Feb 27 2024 MNZ012-019-021-025-026-280815- /O.NEW.KDLH.WC.Y.0008.240228T0400Z-240228T1600Z/ Northern Cook and Lake-Central St. Louis-Southern Cook-North Cass- South Itasca- Including the cities of Isabella, Hibbing, Grand Marais, Walker, and Grand Rapids 210 PM CST Tue Feb 27 2024 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 30 below zero. * WHERE...Northern Cook and Lake, Central St. Louis, Southern Cook, North Cass and South Itasca Counties. This includes the Tribal Lands of the Bois Forte Band, Lake Vermilion area and the Grand Portage Reservation. * WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 10 AM CST Wednesday. * IMPACTS...The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves.

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
308 AM CST Tue Feb 27 2024

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-
308 AM CST Tue Feb 27 2024

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tonight

Moderate to heavy snow is expected north of the Iron Range
this morning into early afternoon with accumulations of 5 to 10
inches expected across Koochiching and far northwest St. Louis
Counties. Snowfall rates through about noon will be an 1 to 2
inches per hour. Snowfall amounts today and tonight will taper
off to the south of that area. Some locally higher amounts are
expected along the South Shore with 2 to 5" forecast over Iron
County tonight into Wednesday morning. Various Winter Weather
Warnings and Advisories are in effect...see the latest Winter
Weather Message for more details.

Strong northerly winds with gusts up to 45 mph are expected to
develop along the North Shore tonight into Wednesday morning.

Wind chills of 25 to 30 below zero are expected tonight into
Wednesday morning for northern Minnesota, mainly north of US
Highway 2.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wind chills of 25 to 30 below zero are expected Wednesday
morning for northern Minnesota, mainly north of US Highway 2.


Snow spotters are requested to report their snowfall measurements
to the National Weather Service.

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