Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
302 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 301 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM WEST OF FAIRPORT TO NEAR WHALEBACK
  SHOAL...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...POINT DETOUR...SUMMER ISLAND...FAIRPORT AND
  ST MARTIN ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8669 4543 8682 4540 8684 4541 8713
      4569 8684 4571 8667 4570 8666 4568 8672
      4566 8672 4563 8668 4562 8662 4566 8663
      4567 8659 4571 8657 4575 8597 4533 8629
TIME...MOT...LOC 1901Z 268DEG 41KT 4564 8683 4540 8706

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

$$

RJT



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