Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
208 AM EDT SAT JUL 25 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...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM
  OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...

* UNTIL 315 AM EDT

* AT 207 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...WAS LOCATED OVER POINT AUX
  BARQUES...OR 12 NM SOUTHWEST OF MANISTIQUE...MOVING EAST AT 30
  KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  POINT DETOUR...POINT AUX BARQUES AND MANISTIQUE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4560 8667 4562 8666 4562 8662 4566 8663
      4567 8659 4571 8658 4572 8652 4575 8653
      4575 8645 4579 8642 4580 8636 4590 8633
      4595 8627 4597 8610 4592 8591 4583 8590
      4551 8616
TIME...MOT...LOC 0607Z 277DEG 32KT 4578 8640

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

$$

JLA



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