Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
703 PM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

LSZ121-146>148-162-170100-
703 PM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

...AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...
  OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...

AT 702 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...AND
FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. THIS AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 NM NORTH OF SAND ISLAND...TO 24
NM SOUTHWEST OF OAK POINT...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RASPBERRY ISLAND...RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...LA POINTE HARBOR...
HERBSTER...SAND ISLAND...APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...SAXON HARBOR...
OAK POINT...MADELINE ISLAND...AND RED CLIFF.

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 4657 9058 4664 9071 4656 9091 4657 9097
      4667 9094 4670 9089 4676 9092 4690 9080
      4693 9086 4691 9091 4692 9095 4684 9110
      4682 9118 4683 9121 4680 9132 4710 9128
      4738 9031 4674 9038 4665 9044 4656 9041

$$

DAP


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