Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
521 PM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018

MIZ005-011-262200-
Marquette MI-Dickinson MI-
521 PM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN DICKINSON AND
SOUTHERN MARQUETTE COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM EDT/500 PM CDT/...

At 521 PM EDT/421 PM CDT/, Doppler radar was tracking a strong
thunderstorm 10 miles south of West Ishpeming, or 11 miles southwest
of Ishpeming, moving southeast at 30 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Ishpeming, K. I. Sawyer Airport, K I Sawyer, Gwinn, West Ishpeming,
Anderson Lake, National Mine, Little Lake, Big Bass Lake and Palmer.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will relay your report to the National Weather Service
office in Marquette.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
this storm passes.

&&

LAT...LON 4633 8797 4650 8780 4633 8725 4608 8760
TIME...MOT...LOC 2121Z 298DEG 26KT 4634 8780

$$

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