Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
645 PM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018

MIZ003-004-084-252330-
Baraga MI-Houghton MI-Southern Houghton MI-
645 PM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL HOUGHTON AND
NORTHWESTERN BARAGA COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT...

At 645 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Nisula, or 17 miles west of Baraga, moving east at 20 mph.

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

Locations impacted include...
Nisula, Alston, Pelkie and Prickett Dam.

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.

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.

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LAT...LON 4679 8893 4687 8893 4691 8855 4668 8859
      4674 8887 4676 8887 4677 8894
TIME...MOT...LOC 2245Z 269DEG 15KT 4679 8886

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