Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
453 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...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...
  OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI...

* UNTIL 530 AM CDT

* AT 453 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 27 NM SOUTH OF HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE HARBOR...TO
  NEAR SAXON HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 40 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...
  SAXON HARBOR...OAK POINT AND MADELINE ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

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

LAT...LON 4657 9057 4664 9071 4662 9079 4749 9032
      4746 8991 4666 9044 4657 9043 4656 9041
TIME...MOT...LOC 0953Z 282DEG 41KT 4740 9004 4657 9039

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

$$

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