Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1210 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

LSZ250-251-266-267-231715-
1210 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
  AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
  BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
  SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI...

AT 1207 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS.
THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM 10 NM EAST OF GRAND PORTAL POINT TO NEAR SENEY TO BLANEY
PARK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CRISP POINT...TWO HEARTED RIVER MOUTH AND GRAND SABLE DUNES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4676 8506 4675 8526 4668 8549 4669 8591
      4666 8608 4668 8614 4662 8627 4731 8591
      4689 8486 4681 8483 4681 8485

$$

ROLFSON



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