Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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FZUS73 KMQT 260516
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
116 AM EDT WED JUL 26 2017

LMZ221-250-261-260615-
116 AM EDT WED JUL 26 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM MOVING ACROSS THE BAY TOWARD WASHINGTON
ISLAND...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...
  GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
  PASSAGE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM
  OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...

AT 113 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...HEAVY RAIN AND
FREQUENT LIGHTNING. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR WHALEBACK
SHOAL...OR 7 NM WEST OF DETROIT ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8669 4540 8680 4543 8682 4540 8684
      4541 8691 4540 8693 4542 8694 4540 8695
      4541 8726 4548 8726 4547 8658 4535 8656

$$

JLA



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