Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FZUS73 KDLH 241418
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
918 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

LSZ121-145>148-162-241445-
918 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTH SHORE OF WESTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR AND THE APOSTLE ISLANDS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI...
  DULUTH MN TO PORT WING 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 916 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LARGE AREA OF
THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM PORT WING TO THE APOSTLE ISLANDS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 20 KNOTS...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS AND
FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. THIS AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS
ALSO WAS AFFECTING THE APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...AND WAS MOVING
EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...HERBSTER...
MADELINE ISLAND...PORT WING SAFE HARBOR...RASPBERRY ISLAND...LA POINTE
HARBOR...RED CLIFF AND SAND 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 THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4668 9092 4670 9089 4676 9092 4687 9080
      4690 9080 4693 9086 4691 9096 4684 9110
      4682 9118 4683 9121 4674 9148 4691 9154
      4726 9004 4667 9043

$$
 MILLER



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