Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
337 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...

* UNTIL 415 AM CDT

* AT 336 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 10 NM NORTHWEST OF BEAVER BAY...TO 12 NM SOUTH OF
  SUPERIOR HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 55 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...BOATS COULD SUFFER SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IN HIGH
           WINDS. SMALL CRAFT COULD CAPSIZE IN SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SUPERIOR HARBOR...APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...
  PORT WING SAFE HARBOR...CASTLE DANGER...BRULE POINT...
  MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER...SPLIT ROCK LIGHTHOUSE...
  RED CLIFF...BEAVER BAY...RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...HERBSTER...
  FRENCH RIVER...RASPBERRY ISLAND...TWIN POINTS SAFE HARBOR...
  LARSMONT...SPLIT ROCK BAY AND SAND ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 AM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...AND NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4667 9094 4670 9089 4676 9092 4687 9080
      4690 9080 4693 9086 4692 9095 4684 9110
      4682 9118 4683 9121 4674 9150 4666 9191
      4666 9203 4669 9207 4692 9191 4715 9149
      4743 9109 4748 9028 4657 9097 4658 9097
TIME...MOT...LOC 0836Z 268DEG 57KT 4734 9151 4651 9213

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

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