794  
FZUS73 KMQT 180437 RRA  
MWSMQT  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
1237 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017  
 
LMZ248-261-180600-  
1237 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5NM  
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE...  
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI...  
 
AT 1237 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...  
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS  
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 14 NM NORTH OF CHAMBERS  
ISLAND TO NEAR WHALEBACK SHOAL TO NEAR EAGLE BLUFF LIGHT TO 7 NM EAST  
OF WHITEFISH POINT TO 23 NM WEST OF MANISTEE LIGHTHOUSE...MOVING  
NORTH AT 70 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 THESE STORMS PASS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4536 8668 4555 8654 4557 8654 4563 8665  
4574 8658 4581 8649 4579 8648 4582 8641  
4590 8636 4599 8623 4597 8591 4593 8593  
4583 8590 4533 8629  
 

 
 
TITUS  
 
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