Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
504 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

MIZ010-212300-
Iron MI-
504 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL IRON COUNTY UNTIL 600 PM
CDT...

At 501 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Iron River, moving east at 20 mph. Additional strong thunderstorms
were moving toward Smoky Lake in far southwest Iron County.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Iron River, Crystal Falls, Stambaugh, Amasa, Caspian, Gaastra,
Alpha, Way Dam, Stager, Peavy Falls Dam, Mineral Hills, Bewabic
State Park and Smoky Lake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through
flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
these storms move through.

&&

LAT...LON 4595 8830 4599 8837 4598 8842 4600 8846
      4599 8849 4602 8851 4601 8859 4602 8860
      4599 8862 4599 8866 4602 8869 4602 8878
      4625 8878 4636 8819 4596 8819
TIME...MOT...LOC 2201Z 269DEG 18KT 4616 8857

$$

JLA



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