Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
756 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

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756 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI...
  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...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
  ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI...
  UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI...

AT 754 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 NM SOUTH OF ROCK OF AGES LIGHT TO
NEAR BERGLAND...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL...TEN MILE BAY...REDRIDGE...
FREDA...MCLAIN STATE PARK...SILVER CITY...FIRESTEEL RIVER MOUTH...
HANCOCK...FOURTEEN MILE POINT...ONTONAGON...MISERY BAY AND HOUGHTON.

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 4773 8931 4774 8834 4709 8860 4714 8869
      4697 8893 4695 8910 4684 8929 4679 8966

$$

ROLFSON



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