Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
156 AM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 330 AM CDT

* AT 154 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM
  SPLIT ROCK LIGHTHOUSE TO 9 NM SOUTHEAST OF MOUTH OF THE IRON
  RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SISKIWIT BAY AND CORNUCOPIA SAFE HARBOR AND ROMAN POINT AROUND 205
  AM CDT.
  ASHLAND HARBOR AND ASHLAND AROUND 210 AM CDT.
  CHEQUAMEGON BAY AND WASHBURN HARBOR AROUND 215 AM CDT.
  MOUTH OF THE BAD RIVER AND CHEQUAMEGON POINT AROUND 220 AM CDT.
  SAXON HARBOR SAFE HARBOR AND ORONTO BAY AROUND 225 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4658 9056 4667 9070 4667 9075 4658 9091
      4659 9095 4666 9092 4670 9085 4676 9089
      4689 9075 4696 9086 4693 9093 4694 9097
      4686 9111 4684 9118 4687 9122 4678 9145
      4715 9140 4722 9007 4667 9044 4656 9044
TIME...MOT...LOC 0656Z 238DEG 58KT 4721 9131 4666 9135

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

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