Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
519 PM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 615 PM CDT

* AT 519 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED FROM
  12 NM NORTH OF FRENCH RIVER...TO 17 NM NORTHWEST OF THE DULUTH
  HARBOR...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS. RAPIDLY INCREASING WAVE
           HEIGHTS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REACH...
  THE NORTH SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR BETWEEN DULUTH AND TWO HARBORS
  BETWEEN 545 PM AND 600 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS INCLUDED IN THIS WARNING...
  ALLOUEZ BAY...BARK POINT...BARKERS ISLAND...DULUTH
  HARBOR...DULUTH LIFT BRIDGE CHANNEL AND APPROACH...KNIFE RIVER
  SAFE HARBOR...MCQUADE SAFE HARBOR...PORT WING SAFE HARBOR...
  CORNUCOPIA SAFE HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4674 9209 4675 9214 4682 9204 4694 9179
      4707 9161 4688 9106 4688 9108 4686 9111
      4686 9114 4684 9117 4687 9122 4679 9137
      4675 9152 4676 9158 4669 9181 4668 9192
      4669 9193 4668 9193 4668 9199
TIME...MOT...LOC 2216Z 294DEG 30KT 4711 9200 4696 9238

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$
 MILLER








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