Dense Fog Advisory issued for much of the Northland

A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 9 AM Monday.

Areas affected include all of northeast and east-central Minnesota, all of northwest Wisconsin, and much of north-central Minnesota.

Some cities included in the advisory

Bigfork, Grand Rapids, Cass Lake, Walker, Brainerd, Hill City, McGregor, Aitkin, Pine City, Hinckley, Moose Lake, Carlton, Cloquet, Duluth, Hibbing, Ely, Cook, Orr, Crane Lake, Two Harbors, Isabella, Silver Bay, Grand Marais, Superior, Solon Springs, Washburn, Bayfield, Ashland, Hurley, Siren, Spooner, Minong, Shell Lake, Hayward, and Winter.

Visibility as low as one quarter mile in dense fog.

The low visibility due to the fog will lead to hazardous driving conditions.


Fog, locally dense will expand across the area this evening and overnight, with fog lingering till around mid or late morning on Monday.

18z HRRR model visibility forecast valid 7 PM Sunday to 1 PM Monday.

After the morning low clouds and fog burn off, the rest of the day Monday looks pretty pleasant with highs in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin the mid 60s to mid 70s.

Note: High temperatures will remain mild, ranging from the mid 60s to mid 70s right through next weekend the way it looks now. Our next chance for some rain comes late this week/weekend ~October 7-9.


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