Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
323 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

LSZ140>143-162-032045-
323 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...AN AREA OF 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...

AT 322 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...AND FREQUENT
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. THIS AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 30 NM SOUTH OF HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE
HARBOR TO 10 NM NORTH OF RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...MOUTH OF THE CROSS RIVER...HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE
HARBOR...SUGAR LOAF COVE...MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER...HOLLOW
ROCK BAY...BEAVER BAY AND TOFTE.

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 4730 9003 4703 9098 4724 9131 4744 9108
      4760 9079 4796 8960

$$

GSF



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