Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
816 PM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

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816 PM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

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

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI...
  GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...

AT 816 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30
KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. THESE
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 NM
NORTHWEST OF LARSMONT...TO 8 NM SOUTHEAST OF SUPERIOR
HARBOR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RASPBERRY ISLAND...SPLIT ROCK BAY...RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...
CASTLE DANGER...SAND ISLAND...SUGAR LOAF COVE...TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...
TWIN POINTS SAFE HARBOR...TOFTE...MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER...
BEAVER BAY...MOUTH OF THE CROSS RIVER...PORT WING SAFE HARBOR...BRULE
POINT...HERBSTER...APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...LARSMONT...SPLIT ROCK
LIGHTHOUSE...RED CLIFF...AND FRENCH 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 4689 9196 4715 9149 4754 9094 4762 9080
      4687 9066 4682 9086 4688 9080 4693 9086
      4691 9096 4684 9110 4682 9118 4683 9121
      4674 9150 4666 9192

$$

DAP



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