Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
203 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LT. TO STURGEON POINT MI 5NM OFF SHORE
  TO US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO
  US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI...
  PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY NATIONAL
  MARINE SANCTUARY...

* UNTIL 400 PM EDT

* AT 201 PM EDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED FROM 15 NM WEST OF SOUTH POINT TO 9 NM
  NORTHWEST OF EAST TAWAS...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SOUTH POINT AND GREENBUSH AROUND 255 PM EDT.
  BLACK RIVER AROUND 300 PM EDT.
  HARRISVILLE AROUND 305 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4436 8231 4438 8335 4463 8332 4471 8327
      4487 8333 4494 8345 4500 8348 4508 8342
      4506 8333 4513 8333 4536 8349 4563 8315
      4534 8251 4437 8231
TIME...MOT...LOC 1802Z 270DEG 16KT 4485 8366 4434 8366

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

$$

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