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
1132 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO GRAND HAVEN...

* UNTIL 130 AM EDT

* AT 1130 PM EDT...NUMEROUS STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM A
  POINT 45 NM WEST OF HOLLAND TO RACINE AND KENOSHA WISCONSIN...
  MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS. THESE STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND WILL CONTAIN
  FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
  THE GRAND HAVEN LIGHT...THE HOLLAND LIGHT...THE SAUGATUCK
  PIERHEADS...THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT AND PORT SHELDON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4306 8624 4286 8620 4269 8620 4247 8624
      4226 8633 4212 8648 4213 8655 4212 8697
      4305 8710
TIME...MOT...LOC 0330Z 253DEG 30KT 4277 8727
WIND...HAIL >34KNOTS 0.00IN

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