Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
420 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN...
  GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT

* AT 419 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER FIVE MILE
  ROCK...MOVING SOUTH AT 35 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM AROUND 430 PM CDT.
  GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN AROUND 430 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4758 8983 4733 9000 4723 9036 4772 9046
      4773 9044 4778 9024 4778 9019 4780 9016
      4780 9012 4782 9001
TIME...MOT...LOC 2120Z 345DEG 33KT 4777 9023

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

$$

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