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
959 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  INNER AND OUTER SAGINAW BAY...

* UNTIL 1130 AM EDT

* AT 957 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 20 NM WEST OF WHITE STONE POINT TO NEAR
  PINCONNING TO 13 NM SOUTHWEST OF LINWOOD...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  PINCONNING AROUND 1005 AM EDT.
  THE MOUTH OF THE SAGINAW RIVER AND BAY CITY LIBERTY HARBOR AROUND
  1035 AM EDT.
  WHITE STONE POINT AROUND 1045 AM EDT.
  TAWAS BAY AND QUANICASSEE AROUND 1050 AM EDT.
  TAWAS POINT AROUND 1055 AM EDT.
  BAY PORT AROUND 1105 AM EDT.
  CASEVILLE AND SEBEWAING AROUND 1115 AM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY STRONG THUNDERSTORMS INCLUDE BAY PORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4418 8300 4405 8300 4400 8307 4398 8326
      4392 8332 4391 8340 4390 8333 4370 8349
      4371 8354 4359 8367 4367 8391 4377 8396
      4379 8393 4392 8391 4399 8384 4399 8368
      4405 8366 4405 8358 4419 8356
TIME...MOT...LOC 1357Z 264DEG 27KT 4416 8405 4384 8405 4361 8423

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

$$

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