Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
510 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
  AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
  BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...
  MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...
  MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI...

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT

* AT 510 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 NM NORTH OF GRAND ISLAND TO NEAR
  CHATHAM...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  AU TRAIN ISLAND...LAUGHING WHITEFISH RIVER MOUTH...LAUGHING
  WHITEFISH POINT...GRAND ISLAND...GRAND PORTAL POINT...MINERS
  CASTLE...MUNISING AND GRAND SABLE DUNES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4667 8600 4666 8611 4668 8614 4658 8634
      4655 8647 4641 8664 4648 8675 4648 8678
      4643 8682 4644 8688 4653 8701 4651 8709
      4699 8692 4712 8598
TIME...MOT...LOC 2110Z 251DEG 30KT 4681 8671 4640 8696

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

$$

MRD


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