Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
623 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID LAKE...
  SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI...
  POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI...
  GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO NORWOOD
  MI...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 623 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM
  OLD MISSION LIGHTHOUSE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
  25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  EMPIRE AROUND 630 PM EDT.
  ELK RAPIDS AROUND 640 PM EDT.
  TRAVERSE CITY AROUND 655 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4493 8538 4475 8552 4477 8564 4488 8566
      4495 8579 4493 8587 4496 8592 4489 8598
      4490 8605 4478 8608 4493 8625 4504 8575
      4501 8564 4508 8560 4512 8540 4508 8535
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 318DEG 26KT 4502 8543 4488 8603

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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