Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
816 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

MNZ037-WIZ001-180300-
/O.NEW.KDLH.BH.S.0016.140917T1316Z-140918T0300Z/
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-DOUGLAS-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DULUTH...SUPERIOR...
AND PARK POINT BEACH
816 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT FOR DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...PARK POINT BEACH

* GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH SURF WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ALONG THE
  WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE...MAINLY AFTER 200 PM.

* DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND POSSIBLE RIP CURRENTS...ARE
  EXPECTED.

* HIGH WAVE ACTION AND RIP CURRENTS CAN MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT.
  CONDITIONS MAY BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. THEY OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS IN SANDBARS...AND
NEAR SHORELINE STRUCTURES. PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO
SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

FOR ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS...PLEASE VISIT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH

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