Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1040 PM EDT SUN MAY 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
  CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
  ROYAL NATIONAL PARK...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 1039 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...WAS LOCATED 14 NM EAST OF
  OUTER ISLAND...OR 16 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR
  BUOY...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  THE WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR BUOY AROUND 1015 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4750 8989 4751 8987 4749 8971 4700 9001
      4704 9019
TIME...MOT...LOC 0239Z 197DEG 27KT 4711 9010

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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