Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
835 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

LSZ242>244-263-264-201330-
835 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND 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...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
  ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI...
  UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI...

AT 835 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 NM
NORTHWEST OF THE UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO 27 NM WEST OF THE
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4800 8824 4736 8827 4733 8839 4718 8860
      4696 8903 4694 8911 4767 8896

$$

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