Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
942 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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 CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID LAKE...
  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...
  WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS
  MI...

* UNTIL 1115 AM EDT

* AT 941 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 NM NORTH OF
  WHITEFISH POINT TO 11 NM SOUTHEAST OF ROCK ISLAND TO 15 NM
  SOUTHWEST OF GREEN BAY...MOVING EAST AT 35 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...
  LIME ISLAND...NAOMIKONG POINT...POINT IROQUOIS...POINT BETSIE...
  NAUBINWAY...NORTHPORT...PARADISE...TRAVERSE CITY...ELK RAPIDS...
  NORWOOD...PYRAMID POINT...BEAVER ISLAND...GOOD HART...CHARLEVOIX...
  GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT...CROSS VILLAGE...SUGAR ISLAND...
  CAT HEAD POINT...BREVORT AND SALT POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4646 8454 4653 8413 4608 8397 4607 8472
      4495 8531 4472 8562 4495 8572 4485 8599
      4421 8629 4422 8697 4603 8586 4616 8540
      4599 8486 4635 8431 4638 8433 4645 8509
      4673 8510 4675 8507 4680 8483
TIME...MOT...LOC 1341Z 287DEG 35KT 4693 8508 4530 8661 4431 8825

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

$$

JSL



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