Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1038 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

LSZ248-261447-
/O.CAN.KMQT.MA.W.0055.000000T0000Z-160826T1545Z/
1038 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...

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

LAT...LON 4651 8699 4648 8716 4665 8730 4673 8745
      4684 8753 4692 8765 4695 8773 4706 8761
      4684 8724 4660 8675 4645 8672 4644 8692
TIME...MOT...LOC 1437Z 317DEG 14KT 4687 8749 4661 8719 4653 8688

$$

LSZ249-265-266-261545-
/O.CON.KMQT.MA.W.0055.000000T0000Z-160826T1545Z/
1038 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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 WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI BEYOND
5NM FROM SHORE...
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...

AT 1037 AM EDT...SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM NORTHEAST OF GRANITE POINT
TO 6 NM NORTH OF SHOT POINT TO NEAR AU TRAIN ISLAND...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AU TRAIN ISLAND...LAUGHING WHITEFISH POINT...
LAUGHING WHITEFISH RIVER MOUTH...GRANITE ISLAND...SAND RIVER MOUTH...
SHOT POINT AND SHELTER BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS
SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4651 8699 4648 8716 4665 8730 4673 8745
      4684 8753 4692 8765 4695 8773 4706 8761
      4684 8724 4660 8675 4645 8672 4644 8692
TIME...MOT...LOC 1437Z 317DEG 14KT 4687 8749 4661 8719 4653 8688

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...<34KTS

$$

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