Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
156 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO THE UPPER ENTRANCE TO THE
  PORTAGE CANAL BEYOND 5NM INCLUDING ISLE ROYALE NATIONAL PARK...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 153 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 17 NM NORTH OF
  ROCK OF AGES...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
  CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
  ROYALE NATIONAL PARK AROUND 210 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4803 8884 4801 8898 4796 8898 4796 8911
      4786 8921 4783 8913 4788 8897 4789 8901
      4800 8884 4780 8873 4765 8934 4779 8949
      4792 8948 4799 8941 4798 8933 4815 8890
TIME...MOT...LOC 1756Z 330DEG 37KT 4813 8925

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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