Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
208 PM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 207 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS...WAS LOCATED NEAR KNIFE RIVER...OR 16 NM EAST OF
  DULUTH. THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS

  HAZARD...LARGE HAIL...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD
           RESULT IN STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  KNIFE RIVER...PALMERS...FRENCH RIVER...LARSMONT AND BRULE POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4676 9190 4688 9192 4690 9190 4691 9186
      4692 9185 4693 9183 4692 9182 4694 9179
      4693 9162 4676 9158
TIME...MOT...LOC 1907Z 355DEG 5KT 4687 9174

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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