Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1150 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

MIZ002-009>011-084-261645-
DICKINSON MI-IRON MI-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON MI-ONTONAGON MI-GOGEBIC MI-
1150 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN OVER WESTERN
UPPER MICHIGAN...

AT 1143 AM EDT/1043 AM CDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES NORTH OF LITTLE
GIRLS POINT TO 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF BOULDER JUNCTION. MOVEMENT WAS
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
IRONWOOD...IRON MOUNTAIN...KINGSFORD...IRON RIVER...CRYSTAL
FALLS...BESSEMER...WAKEFIELD...MARENISCO...WATERSMEET...STAMBAUGH...
BERGLAND...BRUCE CROSSING...PAULDING...KENTON...LAKE
GOGEBIC...AMASA...BLACK RIVER HARBOR...SAGOLA...CASPIAN...GAASTRA
AND ALPHA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4671 9023 4686 8989 4689 8969 4656 8906
      4599 8784 4580 8811 4582 8814 4587 8807
      4596 8819 4599 8849 4602 8851 4599 8866
      4602 8869 4603 8884 4614 8909 4623 8960
      4665 9029
TIME...MOT...LOC 1543Z 217DEG 28KT 4672 9028 4624 8946 4575 8834

$$

JLA



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