Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
626 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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626 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI AND
WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER BEYOND
5NM FROM SHORE...
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER...

AT 625 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...WAS LOCATED 21 NM WEST OF
CARIBOU ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...NAVIGATION WILL BE DANGEROUS.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4692 8627 4726 8660 4743 8619 4718 8558
TIME...MOT...LOC 2225Z 245DEG 30KT 4721 8633

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

KEC



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