Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
214 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

LHZ421-422-021915-
/O.CON.KDTX.MA.W.0047.000000T0000Z-150802T1915Z/
214 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  INNER AND OUTER SAGINAW BAY...

AT 213 PM EDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 NM SOUTHEAST OF AU SABLE POINT TO NEAR
QUANICASSEE...MOVING EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

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

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
         STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  RICHMONDVILLE AROUND 305 PM EDT.
  PORT SANILAC AROUND 310 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE WHITE
ROCK...BAY PORT AND RICHMONDVILLE.

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 4418 8300 4405 8300 4400 8306 4398 8326
      4392 8332 4391 8340 4390 8333 4370 8349
      4371 8354 4359 8367 4367 8391 4377 8396
      4379 8393 4392 8391 4399 8384 4399 8368
      4404 8367 4405 8358 4419 8356
TIME...MOT...LOC 1813Z 277DEG 58KT 4419 8326 4362 8372

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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