Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
118 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 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...
  LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT TO
  THE US/CANADIAN BORDER BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE...
  ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL...
  5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING BOIS
  BLANC ISLAND...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE...
  STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
  MACKINAC ISLAND...

* UNTIL 200 PM EDT

* AT 117 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 NM EAST OF
  BEAVER ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  WAUGOSHANCE POINT AND STURGEON BAY AROUND 135 PM EDT.
  POINT AUX CHENES AROUND 140 PM EDT.
  GROS CAP AND MACKINAC BRIDGE AROUND 145 PM EDT.
  SAINT IGNACE AROUND 150 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4577 8441 4581 8455 4575 8452 4573 8467
      4578 8477 4574 8480 4575 8494 4569 8495
      4560 8548 4577 8557 4598 8494 4585 8474
      4597 8474 4606 8465 4600 8452 4600 8437
      4579 8428
TIME...MOT...LOC 1718Z 251DEG 52KT 4573 8534

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

$$








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