Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
935 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

MIZ002-004-010-084-300215-
IRON MI-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON MI-ONTONAGON MI-BARAGA MI-
935 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN IRON...SOUTHEASTERN
ONTONAGON...SOUTHWESTERN BARAGA AND SOUTHWESTERN HOUGHTON COUNTIES
UNTIL 1015 PM EDT/915 PM CDT/...

AT 934 PM EDT/834 PM CDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OVER KENTON...OR 26 MILES SOUTHWEST OF BARAGA...MOVING
EAST AT 30 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COVINGTON...KENTON...SIDNAW...WATTON...PAINT LAKE...PERCH LAKE...
ECHO LAKE AND TROUT CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4635 8909 4662 8908 4665 8852 4632 8853
TIME...MOT...LOC 0134Z 272DEG 27KT 4650 8889

$$

KEC



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