Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
725 PM CDT MON JUL 17 2017

LSZ143>146-162-180130-
725 PM CDT MON JUL 17 2017

...AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE TWIN PORTS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...

AT 723 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
WATER LIGHTNING. THIS AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 16 NM WEST OF DULUTH LIFT BRIDGE CHANNEL...TO 24 NM
SOUTHWEST OF BARKERS ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  DULUTH LIFT BRIDGE CHANNEL AROUND 750 PM CDT.
  BARKERS ISLAND...FRENCH RIVER AND SUPERIOR HARBOR AROUND 810 PM
  CDT.
  LARSMONT AROUND 825 PM CDT.
  BRULE POINT AROUND 830 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE BRULE
POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...AND THE ADJACENT
WATERS OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

LAT...LON 4668 9224 4672 9224 4679 9214 4719 9143
      4676 9142 4673 9151 4666 9193 4666 9203
      4671 9210 4666 9211 4662 9221 4663 9228
      4669 9229

$$

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