Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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

LSZ121-146>148-162-232330-
556 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

...STRONG 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 556 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
WATER LIGHTNING. THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES TO 8 NM SOUTHEAST OF
HERBSTER TO NEAR OAK POINT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING STRIKES...SMALL HAIL...AND HEAVY
DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4663 9096 4667 9094 4670 9089 4677 9092
      4687 9080 4690 9080 4694 9086 4691 9091
      4692 9096 4684 9109 4682 9118 4692 9120
      4723 9080 4688 9029 4677 9036 4662 9067
      4664 9071 4659 9086

$$

HUYCK



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