Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
424 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

MIZ005-032100-
MARQUETTE MI-
424 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL MARQUETTE COUNTY UNTIL
500 PM EDT...

AT 420 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
HALFWAY VILLAGE...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF ISHPEMING...MOVING EAST AT 15
MPH. ANOTHER STRONG STORM WAS LOCATED BETWEEN PALMER AND SANDS
MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH. MORE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS COULD QUICKLY FORM
UNDER DAYTIME HEATING THIS AFTERNOON BRINGING A THREAT OF GUSTY
WINDS AND SMALL HAIL.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
ANY OF THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MARQUETTE...ISHPEMING...PRESQUE ISLE...NEGAUNEE...MICHIGAMME...
CHAMPION...HARVEY...K I SAWYER...TROWBRIDGE PARK...HALFWAY VILLAGE...
SAUX HEAD POINT...WEST ISHPEMING...LAKE MICHIGAMME...SANDS...
REPUBLIC...SKANDIA...HUMBOLDT...NATIONAL MINE...THE 553 AND 480
CROSSROADS AND PALMER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4629 8802 4665 8802 4680 8762 4665 8751
      4663 8746 4659 8743 4661 8742 4659 8738
      4652 8739 4649 8733 4649 8719 4634 8712
TIME...MOT...LOC 2020Z 258DEG 14KT 4662 8764

$$

JV



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