Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
738 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
  CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
  ROYAL NATIONAL PARK...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
  ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI...
  UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT

* AT 737 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 18 NM SOUTHEAST OF ROCK OF AGES LIGHT TO 12 NM WEST
  OF THE UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4786 8825 4739 8811 4733 8840 4722 8855
      4717 8854 4712 8867 4714 8869 4708 8877
      4703 8890 4763 8911
TIME...MOT...LOC 1137Z 255DEG 35KT 4762 8901 4725 8893

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

$$

KLUBER



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