Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
938 PM EDT MON APR 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO GRAND HAVEN MI...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 937 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...LOCATED 40 NM
  WEST OF HOLLAND....MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS ABOVE DECK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS...
  THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT...
  THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT...
  THE HOLLAND LIGHT...
  PORT SHELDON...
  AND ST. JOSEPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4303 8621 4245 8621 4224 8631 4224 8637
      4211 8649 4213 8657 4213 8696 4302 8709
TIME...MOT...LOC 0137Z 271DEG 47KT 4269 8707

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

DUKE



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