Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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FZUS73 KMQT 180437 RRA
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1237 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

LMZ248-261-180600-
1237 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM
  OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...

AT 1237 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 14 NM NORTH OF CHAMBERS
ISLAND TO NEAR WHALEBACK SHOAL TO NEAR EAGLE BLUFF LIGHT TO 7 NM EAST
OF WHITEFISH POINT TO 23 NM WEST OF MANISTEE LIGHTHOUSE...MOVING
NORTH AT 70 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8668 4555 8654 4557 8654 4563 8665
      4574 8658 4581 8649 4579 8648 4582 8641
      4590 8636 4599 8623 4597 8591 4593 8593
      4583 8590 4533 8629

$$

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