Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
837 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...
  CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI...
  OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND PORTAGE
  MN BEYOND 5NM...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 833 PM CDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM
  OAK POINT TO 15 NM SOUTH OF SAXON HARBOR...MOVING NORTH AT 45
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
  BIG BAY ON MADELINE ISLAND...ORONTO BAY...OUTER ISLAND
  LIGHTHOUSE...SAXON HARBOR...SAXON HARBOR SAFE HARBOR AND MOUTH OF
  THE BAD RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4659 9051 4658 9056 4667 9070 4667 9075
      4663 9077 4678 9071 4679 9066 4682 9069
      4685 9058 4687 9062 4682 9069 4725 9053
      4703 9019 4666 9044 4656 9043
TIME...MOT...LOC 0137Z 198DEG 44KT 4666 9074 4637 9051

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

HUYCK








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