Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
852 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO GRAND HAVEN MI...

* UNTIL 945 AM EDT

* AT 850 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED 15 NM NORTHWEST
  OF THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT TO 25 NM WEST OF THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS
  AND WERE MOVING EAST-SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS ABOVE DECK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS...
  AND THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LARGE HAIL...
LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS.
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS
PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4248 8625 4231 8632 4221 8640 4252 8696
      4270 8672 4291 8674 4290 8622 4270 8621
TIME...MOT...LOC 1249Z 278DEG 19KT 4284 8663 4253 8655 4252 8677

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

$$

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