Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1009 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

LHZ345-346-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-362-364-366-241515-
1009 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

...LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO NORWOOD
  MI...
  LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
  MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
  FOX ISLAND 5NM OFFSHORE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID LAKE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO MID
  LAKE...
  MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI...
  NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
  TRAVERSE BAY...
  POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE...
  SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI...
  ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL...
  STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
  MACKINAC ISLAND...

AT 1008 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BEAVER
ISLAND TO NEAR MANISTEE LIGHTHOUSE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4428 8647 4610 8555 4614 8530 4596 8482
      4611 8468 4607 8449 4570 8469 4557 8503
      4546 8486 4534 8489 4525 8529 4473 8545
      4472 8545 4474 8570 4495 8572 4485 8598
      4472 8601 4466 8617 4439 8617 4421 8636

$$

MLR



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