Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
545 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ST. CLAIR RIVER...
  DETROIT RIVER...
  LAKE ST. CLAIR...
  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 541 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 22
  NM NORTHWEST OF NEW BALTIMORE TO 25 NM WEST OF LUNA PIER...MOVING
  EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  WYANDOTTE AND THE AMBASSADOR BRIDGE AROUND 640 PM EDT.
  BOLLES HARBOR OF REFUGE AND ST CLAIR SHORES AROUND 645 PM EDT.
  MT CLEMENS HARBOR OF REFUGE AND LAKE SAINT CLAIR METROPARK MARINA
  AROUND 650 PM EDT.
  ST CLAIR AND DETROIT RIVER LIGHT AROUND 655 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

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 4176 8348 4180 8341 4224 8315 4232 8308
      4239 8290 4252 8288 4258 8279 4265 8281
      4269 8266 4263 8262 4263 8252 4294 8245
      4261 8252 4254 8266 4237 8283 4231 8308
      4206 8315 4196 8312 4172 8340 4172 8347
TIME...MOT...LOC 2146Z 281DEG 23KT 4288 8309 4208 8376
          4183 8394

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

SF/JVC








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