209  
FZUS73 KAPX 212021  
MWSAPX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI  
421 PM EDT SAT SEP 21 2019  
 
LHZ345>347-361-LSZ322-212115-  
421 PM EDT SAT SEP 21 2019  
   
..A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING  
BOIS BLANC ISLAND...  
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT TO  
THE US/CANADIAN BORDER BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE...  
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 419 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
OVER BOIS BLANC ISLAND, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING THROUGH FAR NORTHERN LAKE HURON  
AND MAY ALSO PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS OVER THE NEXT HOUR.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
MACKINAC ISLAND, BEAVER TAIL POINT, POINT NIPIGON, NINE MILE POINT,  
POTAGANNISSING BAY, BOIS BLANC ISLAND, DE TOUR VILLAGE, SAINT MARTIN  
ISLAND, DETOUR VILLAGE, MARQUETTE ISLAND, SAINT MARYS RIVER, LIME  
ISLAND, CORDWOOD POINT, MACKINAC BRIDGE AND THE MACKINAC BRIDGE.  
 
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 4609 8397 4606 8395 4607 8389 4599 8367  
4556 8421 4578 8475 4608 8456 4603 8422  
4605 8412 4612 8417 4611 8426 4613 8429  
4619 8436 4623 8436  
 

 
 
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