Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1204 PM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

LHZ421-422-171730-
1204 PM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  INNER AND OUTER SAGINAW BAY...

AT 1204 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO UP 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM
SOUTHWEST OF GREENBUSH TO NEAR WHITE STONE POINT TO 25 NM WEST OF
LINWOOD...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

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

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4391 8395 4392 8389 4399 8384 4398 8376
      4400 8373 4399 8368 4402 8369 4405 8366
      4405 8358 4419 8356 4418 8300 4405 8299
      4407 8297 4401 8298 4397 8306 4395 8324
      4369 8346 4367 8354 4355 8367 4365 8394

$$

DG



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