Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
600 PM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

LSZ240-241-263-300000-
600 PM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO ONTONAGON MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO THE UPPER ENTRANCE TO THE
  PORTAGE CANAL BEYOND 5NM INCLUDING ISLE ROYALE NATIONAL PARK...

AT 555 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL 14 NM
SOUTH OF GRAND MARAIS MN...MOVING SOUTH AT 30 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
LITTLE GIRLS POINT AND THE WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...SMALL HAIL...LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES... AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER
SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THIS STORM REACHES THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THE STORM ARRIVES.

&&

LAT...LON 4757 8983 4682 8971 4679 8985 4671 8994
      4666 9004 4659 9031 4660 9034 4656 9042
      4667 9044

$$

KC








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