315  
FZUS73 KMQT 031759  
MWSMQT  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
159 PM EDT TUE OCT 3 2017  
 
LSZ247-248-265-031930-  
159 PM EDT TUE OCT 3 2017  
 
A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI...  
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI  
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE...  
PORTAGE LAKE TO HURON ISLAND MI TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL  
TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS...  
 
AT 158 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...  
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS  
LOCATED 22 NM SOUTH OF THE LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL...OR 37 NM  
WEST OF GRANITE ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4720 8768 4685 8734 4668 8730 4663 8756  
4681 8772 4686 8800 4687 8816  
 

 
 
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