Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1047 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

LMZ364-LSZ321-211457-
/O.CAN.KAPX.MA.W.0022.000000T0000Z-160721T1515Z/
1047 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE...
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE WEAKENED / MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA
AND NO LONGER POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM EDT FOR
EASTERN AND NORTHERN MICHIGAN.

LAT...LON 4441 8683 4507 8567 4607 8499 4596 8482
      4611 8468 4531 8512 4525 8529 4494 8532
      4473 8563 4477 8571 4495 8572 4488 8592
      4483 8600 4472 8601 4466 8617 4450 8615
      4439 8622 4422 8696 4423 8696
TIME...MOT...LOC 1447Z 280DEG 42KT 4701 8423 4507 8559 4407 8733

$$

LMZ323-341-342-344>346-362-366-LSZ322-211515-
/O.CON.KAPX.MA.W.0022.000000T0000Z-160721T1515Z/
1047 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1115 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO NORWOOD
MI...
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE MACKINAC
BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH FOX ISLAND 5NM
OFFSHORE...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE...
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI...
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE TRAVERSE
BAY...
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI...
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE...
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI...
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY...

AT 1047 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 31 NM NORTH OF
SAULT SAINTE MARIE TO NEAR NORTHPORT TO 11 NM SOUTHEAST OF RAWLEY
POINT LIGHT... MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...AND LARGE
         HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
         HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
         HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD
         RESULT IN STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
POINT BETSIE...FRANKFORT...NORTHPORT...ARCADIA...TRAVERSE CITY...
OLD MISSION LIGHTHOUSE...POINT AUX CHENES...ELK RAPIDS...PIERPORT...
NORWOOD...GOOD HART...CHARLEVOIX...
THE MOUTH OF LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY...GROS CAP...GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT...
CROSS VILLAGE...STURGEON BAY...SUTTONS BAY...
BIG ROCK POINT AND EMPIRE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM EDT FOR
EASTERN AND NORTHERN MICHIGAN.

LAT...LON 4441 8683 4507 8567 4607 8499 4596 8482
      4611 8468 4531 8512 4525 8529 4494 8532
      4473 8563 4477 8571 4495 8572 4488 8592
      4483 8600 4472 8601 4466 8617 4450 8615
      4439 8622 4422 8696 4423 8696
TIME...MOT...LOC 1447Z 280DEG 42KT 4701 8423 4507 8559 4407 8733

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

FARINA



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