Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
  CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
  ROYAL NATIONAL PARK...
  ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI...
  SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI...

* UNTIL 1115 AM EDT

* AT 951 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 16 NM SOUTHWEST OF HORSESHOE BAY AND SAFE HARBOR TO
  NEAR THE WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR BUOY TO 12 NM NORTH OF SAXON
  HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROCK OF AGES LIGHT...
  THE WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR BUOY AND ISLE ROYALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4786 8964 4793 8946 4799 8941 4797 8933
      4827 8853 4732 8866 4712 8858 4712 8859
      4721 8863 4723 8866 4713 8862 4719 8872
      4700 8896 4700 8912 4685 8938 4682 8980
      4668 9002 4656 9043 4666 9045
TIME...MOT...LOC 1351Z 259DEG 45KT 4762 9018 4732 8999 4677 9036

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

KLUBER



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