Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1005 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

LMZ221-248-250-261-040400-
1005 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...
  GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
  PASSAGE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM
  OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...
  SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...

AT 1004 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS AND SMALL
HAIL. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
GARDEN CORNERS TO 6 NM NORTHWEST OF FORD RIVER TO NEAR WAUSAUKEE...
MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE...POINT DETOUR...MINNEAPOLIS SHOAL...ESCANABA...
FAIRPORT...OGONTZ BAY...SUMMER ISLAND...ST MARTIN ISLAND...POINT AUX
BARQUES...FAYETTE...GARDEN...GLADSTONE AND MANISTIQUE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8669 4543 8682 4542 8734 4592 8696
      4582 8700 4570 8699 4568 8696 4587 8677
      4583 8665 4590 8655 4577 8656 4568 8672
      4562 8665 4562 8662 4575 8653 4580 8636
      4595 8627 4592 8591 4533 8629

$$

KC


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