Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
847 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
  CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
  ROYAL NATIONAL PARK...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
  ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...

* UNTIL 945 PM EDT

* AT 844 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 19 NM NORTHWEST OF PASSAGE ISLAND LIGHT TO 6
  NM SOUTHWEST OF GRAND PORTAGE MINNESOTA...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WINDIGO RANGER STATION...ROCK HARBOR LIGHT...MOTT ISLAND PARK
  HEADQUARTERS...ISLE ROYALE LIGHT...ROCK OF AGES LIGHT AND PASSAGE
  ISLAND LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4830 8835 4809 8783 4735 8912 4774 8972
      4786 8964 4793 8946 4799 8941 4797 8933
      4824 8871 4830 8842
TIME...MOT...LOC 0044Z 309DEG 43KT 4850 8863 4787 8976

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

ROLFSON


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