Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
318 AM CDT WED SEP 20 2017

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...
  PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...
  SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN...
  TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN...

* UNTIL 415 AM CDT

* AT 317 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 23 NM NORTHWEST OF FRENCH RIVER...TO NEAR BARKERS
  ISLAND...TO 25 NM SOUTHWEST OF SUPERIOR HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 50
  KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RASPBERRY ISLAND...SPLIT ROCK BAY...RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...
  LA POINTE HARBOR...SAND ISLAND...SUGAR LOAF COVE...TWIN POINTS SAFE
  HARBOR...BEAVER BAY...HERBSTER...APOSTLE ISLANDS SEA CAVES...SPLIT
  ROCK LIGHTHOUSE...RED CLIFF...AND MADELINE ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4658 9097 4667 9094 4671 9089 4676 9092
      4687 9080 4690 9080 4693 9086 4691 9091
      4691 9096 4684 9110 4682 9118 4683 9121
      4680 9133 4716 9147 4752 9093 4690 9070
      4665 9077
TIME...MOT...LOC 0817Z 253DEG 52KT 4713 9235 4664 9215 4632 9233

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

$$

MELDE



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