Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FZUS73 KDLH 240116
MWSDLH

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
816 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

LSZ121-147-148-162-240145-
816 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING 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...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...

AT 816 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SAXON HARBOR TO 27 NM
SOUTHWEST OF OAK POINT...MOVING NORTH AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SAXON HARBOR...LA POINTE HARBOR...OAK POINT...RED CLIFF AND MADELINE
ISLAND.

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 4656 9054 4657 9059 4664 9071 4661 9079
      4656 9091 4657 9097 4667 9094 4670 9089
      4676 9092 4688 9080 4709 9016 4666 9044
      4657 9043 4656 9041

$$

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