Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
752 PM EDT WED JUN 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO HOLLAND MI...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT

* AT 751 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...LOCATED 33 NM WEST OF THE
  SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT...MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS ABOVE DECK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT...
  THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT...
  AND ST. JOSEPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4213 8657 4213 8696 4277 8706 4277 8621
      4248 8625 4236 8630 4224 8636 4211 8649
TIME...MOT...LOC 2351Z 289DEG 46KT 4261 8699

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

$$

WEBB


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