Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
257 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

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257 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI...
  HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...
  LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
  AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
  BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...
  LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
  BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...
  LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
  SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...
  MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI...
  MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI...
  MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI...
  POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI...
  PORTAGE LAKE TO HURON ISLAND MI TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL
  TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS...

AT 256 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
NEARSHORE WATERS FROM BARAGA AND THE LOWER ENTRANCE TO THE PORTAGE
CANAL...EASTWARD THROUGH MARQUETTE AND MUNISING...TO GRAND MARAIS.
THESE STORMS WERE DRIFTING TO THE EAST NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH AND ARE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE HURON ISLANDS...POINT ABBAYE...GRAND ISLAND...LAC LA BELLE...THE
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL...BETE GRISE...STANNARD ROCK...
KEWEENAW POINT...CHRISTMAS...GRANITE POINT...ASSININS...POINT
ISABELLE...GRANITE ISLAND...SKANEE...JACOBSVILLE...GRAND PORTAL
POINT...PRESQUE ISLE...BARAGA...BENDRY POINT AND LAUGHING WHITEFISH
POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4668 8554 4668 8614 4641 8665 4653 8701
      4650 8735 4688 8778 4692 8810 4684 8827
      4685 8827 4688 8825 4689 8824 4697 8814
      4676 8850 4699 8844 4698 8843 4737 8797
      4737 8803 4738 8802 4742 8771 4706 8541

$$

MRD


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