Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Duluth MN
343 AM CDT THU MAY 24 2018

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343 AM CDT THU MAY 24 2018

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

The areas affected include...
  Duluth MN to Port Wing WI...
  Lake Superior west of a line from Saxon Harbor WI to Grand Portage
  MN beyond 5NM...
  Two Harbors to Duluth MN...

At 342 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm,
capable of producing winds to around 35 knots, small hail, and
frequent cloud to water lightning. This strong thunderstorm was
located over Superior Harbor, or over Barkers Island, moving east at
20 knots.

The strong thunderstorm will be near...
  Brule Point around 430 AM CDT.

Other locations impacted by the strong thunderstorm include Brule
Point.

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.

Intense lightning is occurring with this storm. If caught on the open
water...stay below deck if possible and keep away from ungrounded
metal objects.

&&

LAT...LON 4666 9203 4671 9210 4676 9214 4679 9213
      4686 9157 4672 9156 4669 9176 4666 9193

$$

JTS



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