Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1024 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...
  MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI...

* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT

* AT 1022 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER AU
  TRAIN...OR NEAR SHELTER BAY...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  AU TRAIN ISLAND...LAUGHING WHITEFISH RIVER MOUTH...
  LAUGHING WHITEFISH POINT...GRAND ISLAND...CHRISTMAS...MUNISING...
  SHELTER BAY...AU TRAIN AND MINERS CASTLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED. HEAVY RAIN AND LIGHTNING WILL ALSO OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 4643 8677 4640 8690 4649 8703 4653 8705
      4658 8691 4655 8683 4663 8672 4665 8665
      4659 8655 4646 8651 4637 8665
TIME...MOT...LOC 0222Z 255DEG 23KT 4643 8690

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JLA



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