Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Marquette MI
506 AM EDT Sun Aug 1 2021

MIZ005-006-012000-
/O.NEW.KMQT.BH.S.0012.210801T0906Z-210801T2000Z/
Marquette-Alger-
506 AM EDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Dangerous swimming conditions are due to high wave
  action and strong rip currents.

* WHERE...Marquette and Alger counties.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...High wave action and dangerous currents will lead to
  life threatening swimming conditions. Waves in rapid
  succession can tire swimmers quickly.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Current related fatalities and rescues in
  the past have occurred due to similar wave conditions at
  locations listed below:

For Alger County: The Au Train River mouth at Au Train, the
exposed regions of Grand Marais Harbor, and Pictured Rocks
National Lakeshore.

For Marquette County: Middle Bay north of Presque Isle and at
Little Presque Isle.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.

&&

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