Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FZUS73 KDLH 250333
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1033 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

LSZ141-142-146-147-162-250400-
1033 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

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

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...
  GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...

AT 1033 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS AND
SMALL HAIL FROM 5 NM NORTHWEST OF PORK BAY TO LIGHTHOUSE
BAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT...
DEVILS ISLAND AND SUGAR LOAF COVE AROUND 1040 PM CDT.
TACONITE HARBOR SAFE HARBOR AND MOUTH OF THE CROSS RIVER AROUND 1045
PM CDT.
TOFTE ACCESS AND SAFE HARBOR AROUND 1050 PM CDT.
MOUTH OF THE POPLAR RIVER AROUND 1100 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES... AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER
SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT SUNDAY EVENING
FOR NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4717 9026 4703 9068 4704 9069 4702 9070
      4700 9075 4703 9076 4700 9076 4694 9096
      4696 9097 4697 9093 4700 9093 4699 9096
      4699 9098 4703 9100 4738 9116 4761 9077
      4771 9051

$$

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