Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
828 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
  SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...

* UNTIL 1030 AM EDT

* AT 827 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR CARIBOU ISLAND TO 22 NM SOUTHEAST OF STANNARD
  ROCK TO NEAR GWINN...MOVING EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND MARAIS...CRISP POINT...MUSKALLONGE STATE PARK...DEER PARK AND
  TWO HEARTED RIVER MOUTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4676 8522 4664 8548 4667 8599 4734 8598
      4689 8486 4681 8483
TIME...MOT...LOC 1227Z 270DEG 48KT 4734 8590 4698 8674 4630 8739

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

JLA



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