Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
616 PM CDT SUN SEP 28 2014

LSZ140>142-162-290115-
616 PM CDT SUN SEP 28 2014

...STRONG SHIFTING WINDS EXPECTED...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

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

AT 616 PM CDT...AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
STRONG WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS FROM 16 NM NORTHWEST OF CHICAGO BAY TO 9
NM NORTHWEST OF SILVER BAY...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL SHIFT SUDDENLY TO THE NORTH AND INCREASE
TO 30 KNOTS.

FRONT WILL AFFECT...
DERONDA BAY...FIVE MILE ROCK...GRAND MARAIS...GRAND MARAIS HARBOR...
GRAND PORTAGE...GRAND PORTAGE BAY AND SAFE HARBOR...HORSESHOE BAY AND
SAFE HARBOR...MARR ISLAND...MOUTH OF THE CASCADE RIVER...MOUTH OF THE
LITTLE MARAIS RIVER...SUGAR LOAF COVE...TACONITE HARBOR...TACONITE
HARBOR SAFE HARBOR AND TOFTE ACCESS AND SAFE HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

BOATERS ON THE LAKE AND BAY SHOULD PLAN FOR THE EXPECTED FRONTAL
PASSAGE AS WINDS WILL SHIFT ABRUPTLY. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

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LAT...LON 4799 8941 4797 8941 4725 9075 4731 9123
      4746 9105 4771 9053 4783 8998 4791 8975
      4800 8963

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