Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WHUS53 KDLH 142354
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LSZ140-141-162-150100-
/O.NEW.KDLH.MA.W.0019.170914T2354Z-170915T0100Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
654 PM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 653 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 26 NM NORTHWEST OF HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE
  HARBOR...TO 12 NM NORTHWEST OF TOFTE...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE HARBOR...MOUTH OF THE POPLAR RIVER...AND
  HOLLOW ROCK BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.
WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LARGE HAIL...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4796 8963 4790 8961 4746 9042 4761 9081
      4773 9054 4791 8982 4797 8971
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 283DEG 20KT 4802 9055 4774 9100

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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