Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
526 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...

* UNTIL 630 AM CDT

* AT 525 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 NM NORTHWEST
  OF MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER...OR 16 NM NORTH OF SPLIT ROCK
  LIGHTHOUSE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF
           QUARTERS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER AROUND 545 AM CDT.
  SUGAR LOAF COVE AROUND 550 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4752 9038 4737 9038 4711 9070 4707 9102
      4726 9131 4756 9091 4756 9080
TIME...MOT...LOC 1025Z 296DEG 33KT 4748 9133

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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