Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
737 PM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

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 830 PM CDT

* AT 736 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 12 NM NORTHEAST OF TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...TO NEAR SUGAR
  LOAF COVE...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TOFTE SAFE HARBOR...MOUTH OF THE POPLAR RIVER...MOUTH OF THE CROSS
  RIVER...AND TOFTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.
WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4770 8975 4736 8998 4753 9095 4758 9088
      4772 9055 4781 9022
TIME...MOT...LOC 0036Z 270DEG 36KT 4770 9061 4752 9104

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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