Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
808 PM EDT SUN JUL 6 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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...
  NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE TRAVERSE
  BAY...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 801 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 NM NORTHWEST
  OF SOUTH FOX ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  BIG ROCK POINT AROUND 910 PM EDT.
  THE MOUTH OF LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY AROUND 920 PM EDT.
  HARBOR SPRINGS AROUND 925 PM EDT.

AN ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CHARLEVOIX AS WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LARGE HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8508 4535 8520 4528 8535 4521 8540
      4526 8551 4529 8551 4529 8558 4550 8615
      4583 8590 4567 8499 4558 8511 4553 8511
      4543 8502 4543 8493
TIME...MOT...LOC 0005Z 284DEG 31KT 4557 8598

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

JPB







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