Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
722 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE LOWER ENTRANCE TO THE PORTAGE CANAL TO
  THE HURON ISLANDS...INCLUDING KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...
  SOUTH CENTRAL LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO
  MARQUETTE BEYOND 5NM...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE TO
  GRAND MARAIS MI BEYOND 5NM...

* UNTIL 815 AM EDT

* AT 717 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 7
  NM SOUTHEAST OF GAY TO 27 NM SOUTHWEST OF SAUX HEAD POINT...MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
  BIG BAY...GRANITE ISLAND...GRANITE POINT...LITTLE PRESQUE ISLE...
  POINT ABBAYE...SAUX HEAD POINT...STANNARD ROCK AND THE HURON
  ISLANDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4751 8721 4660 8708 4655 8738 4665 8752
      4678 8761 4688 8780 4692 8808 4690 8819
      4703 8821 4713 8815 4723 8801 4731 8784
      4733 8764 4739 8758
TIME...MOT...LOC 1122Z 243DEG 50KT 4718 8793 4646 8795

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

MRD








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