Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1101 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

LSZ121-147-148-162-240445-
1101 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  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...
  SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI...

AT 1100 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM
WAS LOCATED 15 NM SOUTHEAST OF PORT WING SAFE HARBOR...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...LA POINTE HARBOR...OAK POINT...RED CLIFF...
MADELINE ISLAND AND RASPBERRY ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4657 9097 4667 9094 4670 9089 4676 9092
      4687 9080 4690 9080 4693 9086 4691 9091
      4692 9095 4689 9100 4717 9072 4690 9032
      4660 9064 4664 9071 4656 9091

$$

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