Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
947 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...
  DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...

* UNTIL 1030 PM CDT

* AT 946 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED FROM
  FLOOD BAY TO MOUTH OF THE BRULE RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER. RAPIDLY BULDING
           WAVE HEIGHTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
  BARK POINT...MOUTH OF THE BRULE RIVER...PORT WING...PORT WING SAFE
  HARBOR...SILVER BAY...SILVER BAY SAFE HARBOR AND PELLET ISLAND...
  SISKIWIT BAY AND CORNUCOPIA SAFE HARBOR...SPLIT ROCK LIGHTHOUSE...
  TWO HARBORS...TWO HARBORS PORT ENTRY AND APPROACH...AGATE BEACH...
  BEAVER BAY...BRULE POINT AND CRYSTAL BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL
HAIL...RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVE HEIGHTS...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL. BOATERS SHOULD RUSH TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY!

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS ALSO OCCURRING. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4702 9168 4710 9157 4713 9147 4741 9112
      4711 9103 4688 9107 4686 9111 4685 9120
      4687 9122 4679 9137 4675 9152 4676 9158
      4670 9178
TIME...MOT...LOC 0246Z 237DEG 27KT 4706 9156 4673 9167

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

$$
 MILLER







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