Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
955 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 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...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...
  TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 954 PM CDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTHWEST OF BEAVER BAY TO 10 NM
  NORTHWEST OF CASTLE DANGER TO 11 NM NORTHWEST OF DULUTH LIFT BRIDGE
  CHANNEL TO 24 NM WEST OF SAINT LOUIS BAY...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  ENCAMPMENT ISLAND AROUND 1010 PM CDT.
  SPLIT ROCK LIGHTHOUSE...SPLIT ROCK BAY...TWIN POINTS SAFE HARBOR...
  AGATE BEACH AND MOUTH OF THE LESTER RIVER AROUND 1015 PM CDT.
  MCQUADE SAFE HARBOR...SILVER BAY SAFE HARBOR...BEAVER BAY AND PINE
  BAY AROUND 1020 PM CDT.
  KNIFE RIVER SAFE HARBOR AND STONY POINT AROUND 1025 PM CDT.
  MOUTH OF THE BAPTISM RIVER AND PALISADE HEAD AROUND 1030 PM CDT.
  CRYSTAL BAY...MOUTH OF THE LITTLE MARAIS RIVER AND SAINT LOUIS BAY
  AROUND 1035 PM CDT.
  BARKERS ISLAND...MOUTH OF THE BRULE RIVER...MOUTH OF THE MANITOU
  RIVER...MOUTH OF THE CARIBOU RIVER AND PORK BAY AROUND 1040 PM CDT.
  SUPERIOR ENTRY...MOUTH OF THE AMNICON RIVER...PORT WING SAFE
  HARBOR...MOUTH OF THE IRON RIVER...SUPERIOR HARBOR...ALLOUEZ BAY...
  QUARRY POINT...BRULE POINT AND MOUTH OF THE POPLAR RIVER WISCONSIN
  AROUND 1045 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE ENCAMPMENT
ISLAND...PINE BAY...PORK BAY...BRULE POINT...FLOOD BAY...MOUTH OF THE
POPLAR RIVER WISCONSIN AND MOUTH OF THE LESTER RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA.

LAT...LON 4672 9215 4676 9212 4675 9210 4680 9209
      4694 9179 4709 9157 4713 9147 4746 9105
      4748 9100 4747 9088 4711 9085 4684 9128
      4679 9137 4669 9181 4668 9200 4674 9211
      4670 9215
TIME...MOT...LOC 0254Z 283DEG 36KT 4746 9171 4725 9169 4692 9227 4689
9268

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...50KTS

$$



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