Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1004 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

MIZ009-261600-
GOGEBIC MI-
1004 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS HEADING TOWARD WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...

AT 1000 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTH OF MADELINE ISLAND TO 10
MILES NORTHWEST OF MERCER TO 6 MILES WEST OF BOULDER JUNCTION.
MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING, HAIL UP TO HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND HEAVY
DOWNPOURS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
IRONWOOD...BESSEMER...WAKEFIELD...MARENISCO...BLACK RIVER
HARBOR...LITTLE GIRLS POINT...POMEROY LAKE...CHANEY LAKE...LAKE
GOGEBIC STATE PARK...THOMASTON...COPPER PEAK AND PRESQUE ISLE
RESERVOIR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4662 9042 4678 9005 4667 8995 4665 8986
      4660 8986 4659 8974 4651 8973 4651 8937
      4633 8936 4621 8945 4633 9011 4650 9022
      4652 9032 4656 9034 4654 9040 4656 9042
TIME...MOT...LOC 1500Z 204DEG 20KT 4671 9065 4624 9024 4609 8977

$$

JLA



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