Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
253 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

LCZ422-423-460-LHZ443-464-031915-
/O.CON.KDTX.MA.W.0068.000000T0000Z-150903T1915Z/
253 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI...
  ST. CLAIR RIVER...
  LAKE ST. CLAIR...
  DETROIT RIVER...

 AT 253 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR LEXINGTON TO NEAR ALGONAC TO NEAR
WYANDOTTE...MOVING EAST AT 20 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.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  ALGONAC AND LEXINGTON AROUND 300 PM EDT.
  GROSSE ILE AROUND 305 PM EDT.
  THE AMBASSADOR BRIDGE AROUND 310 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4262 8253 4261 8252 4259 8264 4258 8264
      4259 8261 4237 8283 4229 8309 4209 8313
      4214 8316 4229 8310 4240 8288 4252 8288
      4257 8278 4265 8281 4269 8269 4262 8262
      4263 8253 4300 8242
TIME...MOT...LOC 1853Z 273DEG 22KT 4323 8248 4271 8250 4223 8323

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

$$

DT


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