Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1112 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

LMZ844>848-870-872-874-876-878-201600-
/O.CON.KGRR.MA.W.0033.000000T0000Z-160820T1600Z/
1112 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO PENTWATER MI...

AT 1111 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR THE LITTLE SABLE POINT LIGHTHOUSE TO 18 NAUTICAL
MILES WEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH PIERHEADS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30
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...
THE ST. JOSEPH PIERHEADS...THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS...THE LITTLE SABLE
POINT LIGHTHOUSE...THE SOUTH HAVEN PIERHEADS AND ST. JOSEPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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 1511Z 238DEG 26KT 4355 8649 4216 8689

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

$$

WEBB



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