Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1006 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO PENTWATER MI...

* UNTIL NOON EDT

* AT 1000 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM A POINT 45 MILES WEST OF MUSKEGON TO NEAR CHICAGO.
  THE STORMS WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS ABOVE DECK IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS
           AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ALL PORTS BETWEEN ST JOSEPH AND PENTWATER. THE STORMS SHOULD HIT
  THE WEST MICHIGAN SHORELINE BETWEEN 11 AM AND 1130 AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4213 8657 4212 8696 4359 8713 4380 8710
      4378 8644 4361 8654 4300 8623 4270 8621
      4246 8626 4227 8635 4211 8649
TIME...MOT...LOC 1400Z 232DEG 35KT 4314 8721 4188 8749

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

$$

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