Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
439 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS OF LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO
  STURGEON POINT...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 437 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  WATERSPOUT WAS LOCATED 12 NM WEST OF SOUTH POINT...MOVING EAST AT
  35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND
           SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL PASS NEAR...
  BLACK RIVER...NORTHERN LAKE HURON BUOY...SOUTH POINT AND THUNDER
  BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4478 8330 4487 8333 4493 8345 4499 8348
      4504 8345 4508 8337 4505 8334 4510 8332
      4539 8263 4534 8251 4487 8242
TIME...MOT...LOC 2038Z 249DEG 36KT 4486 8359

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

JZ








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