Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
217 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

LMZ248-250-261-021930-
/O.CON.KMQT.MA.W.0021.000000T0000Z-150902T1930Z/
217 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...

AT 216 PM EDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL...WAS LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GARDEN TO NEAR THE NORTHERN LAKE
MICHIGAN BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...SUMMER ISLAND AND POINT DETOUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS
PASS. WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8669 4541 8681 4543 8681 4556 8671
      4562 8666 4562 8662 4566 8663 4567 8659
      4572 8657 4572 8652 4575 8653 4575 8597
      4533 8629
TIME...MOT...LOC 1816Z 266DEG 23KT 4574 8648 4537 8651

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

MRD


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