Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
530 PM EDT WED MAY 17 2017

MIZ004-005-010-084-172215-
Marquette MI-Baraga MI-Southern Houghton MI-Iron MI-
530 PM EDT WED MAY 17 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN IRON...WEST CENTRAL
MARQUETTE...SOUTHWESTERN HOUGHTON AND BARAGA COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM
EDT/515 PM CDT/...

At 526 PM EDT/426 PM CDT/, Doppler radar was tracking strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Kenton to 7 miles
northeast of Crystal Falls. Movement was northeast at 50 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Baraga, L`anse, Covington, Michigamme, Champion, Alberta, U.S. 141
between Covington and Amasa, Keweenaw Bay, Squaw Lake, Kenton, Amasa,
Sidnaw, Lake Michigamme, Witch Lake, Three Lakes, West Ishpeming,
Republic, Humboldt, Canyon Falls and King 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4685 8869 4685 8856 4689 8855 4654 8767
      4625 8803 4625 8811 4617 8811 4611 8819
      4644 8900 4647 8899
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 206DEG 46KT 4646 8890 4619 8826

$$

KEC



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