Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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FZUS73 KMQT 291909
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
309 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

LSZ249-266-292015-
309 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
  AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
  BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...
  MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...

AT 308 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 NM
NORTHEAST OF GRANITE ISLAND TO NEAR HARVEY...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HARVEY...AU TRAIN ISLAND...LAUGHING WHITEFISH POINT...LAUGHING WHITEFISH
RIVER MOUTH...SAND RIVER MOUTH...SHOT POINT...SHELTER BAY AND AU TRAIN.

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 4649 8703 4644 8725 4648 8736 4657 8731
      4657 8728 4660 8729 4691 8710 4694 8646
      4642 8678 4640 8690

$$

ROLFSON



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