Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
133 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

LHZ421-422-441-442-462-463-291930-
133 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  INNER AND OUTER SAGINAW BAY...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM PORT AUSTIN TO PORT SANILAC MI...

AT 133 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 27 NM
NORTHWEST OF EAST TAWAS TO 26 NM SOUTHWEST OF LINWOOD...MOVING EAST
AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AU SABLE POINT...TAWAS BAY...TAWAS POINT...SEBEWAING...GRAVELLY
SHOALS...OSCODA...GREENBUSH...HARRISVILLE...EAST TAWAS...BAY CITY
LIBERTY HARBOR...QUANICASSEE...THE MOUTH OF THE SAGINAW RIVER...
LINWOOD...WHITE STONE POINT...PINCONNING...BAY PORT...CASEVILLE...
STURGEON POINT AND BLACK RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THESE STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 4343 8220 4343 8254 4385 8264 4399 8274
      4407 8292 4391 8340 4390 8333 4358 8368
      4362 8374 4367 8391 4373 8395 4375 8396
      4392 8391 4399 8384 4399 8368 4405 8358
      4419 8356 4418 8228 4360 8212

$$

JVC


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