Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
753 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

LSZ240-241-263-240115-
753 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON 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...
  SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI...

AT 751 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM NORTH OF
SAND ISLAND TO 10 NM NORTH OF PRESQUE ISLE RIVER MOUTH...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4673 9040 4787 8963 4788 8957 4763 8881
      4714 8906 4659 9044

$$

KC



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