Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
355 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  ST. CLAIR RIVER...

* UNTIL 445 PM EST

* AT 355 PM EST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 8 NM NORTHWEST OF ST. CLAIR SHORES TO NEAR GROSSE
  POINTE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEW BALTIMORE...ST. CLAIR SHORES...MT CLEMENS HARBOR OF REFUGE...ST
  CLAIR FLATS OLD CHANNEL LIGHT...ALGONAC...METRO BEACH METROPARK
  MARINA...ST. CLAIR...GROSSE POINTE...THE AMBASSADOR BRIDGE AND PORT
  HURON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EST FOR
SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN.

LAT...LON 4262 8252 4252 8268 4253 8267 4256 8262
      4259 8270 4259 8266 4260 8270 4267 8262
      4269 8269 4266 8271 4271 8272 4268 8260
      4265 8259 4264 8256 4289 8252 4299 8247
      4299 8242
TIME...MOT...LOC 2055Z 242DEG 61KT 4261 8300 4242 8293

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

DG



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