Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
258 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

LSZ248-265-221908-
/O.CAN.KMQT.MA.W.0079.000000T0000Z-170922T1915Z/
258 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI BEYOND
5NM FROM SHORE...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 4676 8504 4676 8522 4671 8524 4664 8551
      4663 8616 4653 8643 4643 8657 4652 8696
      4674 8656 4693 8602 4708 8531 4689 8486
      4681 8483
TIME...MOT...LOC 1858Z 281DEG 53KT 4688 8497 4673 8565 4659 8620 4648
8669

$$

LSZ249>251-266-267-221915-
/O.CON.KMQT.MA.W.0079.000000T0000Z-170922T1915Z/
258 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI...
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI AND
WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER BEYOND
5NM FROM SHORE...
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...
MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI...

AT 258 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 7 NM WEST OF PANCAKE SHOAL TO NEAR MUSKALLONGE STATE
PARK TO 6 NM SOUTHWEST OF GRAND SABLE DUNES TO NEAR GRAND ISLAND...
MOVING EAST AT 55 KNOTS.

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

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MUSKALLONGE STATE PARK...MINERS CASTLE...GRAND SABLE DUNES AND GRAND
ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4676 8504 4676 8522 4671 8524 4664 8551
      4663 8616 4653 8643 4643 8657 4652 8696
      4674 8656 4693 8602 4708 8531 4689 8486
      4681 8483
TIME...MOT...LOC 1858Z 281DEG 53KT 4688 8497 4673 8565 4659 8620 4648
8669

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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