Active Weather Alerts
Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 1:56 PM Jun. 18, 2021 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING... * WHAT...West winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and waves 1 to 3 ft expected. * WHERE...Portions of Lake Superior. * WHEN...Until 6 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Anyone operating a smaller vessel should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions. &&
Special Weather Statement
Issued: 4:58 PM Jun. 18, 2021 – National Weather Service
...NEAR-CRITICAL TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA THIS AFTERNOON... Dry weather with relative humidity dropping to 25 to 35 percent this afternoon and evening will combine with west to northwest winds gusting to 25 to 30 mph to create near critical fire weather conditions across much of northeastern Minnesota. These conditions can cause any fires that develop to spread quickly. Check burning restrictions and the fire danger before burning. For more information on burning restrictions for Minnesota, see www.dnr.state.mn.us/forestry/fire/firerating_restrictions.html.