Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1144 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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1144 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
  BOIS BLANC ISLAND...
  GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO NORWOOD
  MI...
  LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT  TO
  THE US/CANADIAN BORDER BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
  MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
  FOX ISLAND 5NM OFFSHORE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID LAKE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO MID
  LAKE...
  MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI...
  NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
  TRAVERSE BAY...
  POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE...
  SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI...
  ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL...
  ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY...
  STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
  MACKINAC ISLAND...

AT 1143 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR DRUMMOND
ISLAND TO 18 NM NORTHWEST OF SOUTH MANITOU ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT
25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4582 8591 4600 8390 4631 8421 4628 8413
      4631 8413 4632 8417 4633 8416 4612 8365
      4610 8372 4596 8388 4569 8334 4549 8406
      4576 8497 4491 8540 4482 8564 4521 8554
      4454 8634 4455 8635 4494 8663

$$

MLR


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