Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
631 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

LSZ247-248-265-266-192330-
631 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE LOWER ENTRANCE TO THE PORTAGE CANAL TO
  THE HURON ISLANDS...INCLUDING KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...
  SOUTH CENTRAL LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO
  MARQUETTE BEYOND 5NM...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE TO
  GRAND MARAIS MI BEYOND 5NM...

AT 627 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS OVER THE HURON
ISLANDS...MOVING EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
BIG BAY...GRANITE POINT...STANNARD ROCK AND THE HURON ISLANDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4741 8680 4681 8648 4674 8759 4681 8765
      4682 8772 4688 8780 4688 8786 4691 8792
      4690 8801 4691 8804 4714 8812

$$

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