Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
701 PM CDT TUE MAY 16 2017

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701 PM CDT TUE MAY 16 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN...
  GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS 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...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...

AT 701 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM
EAST OF TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...TO NEAR LARSMONT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
45 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BEAVER BAY...MOUTH OF THE CROSS RIVER...SPLIT ROCK BAY...SUGAR LOAF
COVE...TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE HARBOR...MOUTH OF
THE POPLAR RIVER...SPLIT ROCK LIGHTHOUSE...TWIN POINTS SAFE HARBOR...
TOFTE...AND MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4731 9052 4682 9186 4722 9138 4758 9088
      4773 9054 4790 8987

$$

DAP



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