Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
547 PM EDT THU APR 20 2017

LCZ423-LEZ444-202315-
547 PM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  DETROIT RIVER...
  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...

AT 546 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO UP 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 45 NM WEST OF LUNA PIER...OR 46 NM WEST OF NORTH CAPE...
MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  MONROE HARBOR AND BOLLES HARBOR OF REFUGE AROUND 700 PM EDT.
  WOODLAND BEACH...STONY POINT AND DETROIT BEACH AROUND 705 PM EDT.
  DETROIT RIVER LIGHT...LAKE ERIE METROPARK HARBOR AND ESTRAL BEACH
  AROUND 710 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE WOODLAND
BEACH...STONY POINT...DETROIT BEACH AND ESTRAL BEACH.

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 THIS STORM PASSES.

THIS A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THIS STORM REACHES THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THE STORM ARRIVES.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...THE ADJACENT WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...AND THE
ADJACENT WATERS OF LAKE SAINT CLAIRE.

LAT...LON 4173 8345 4173 8350 4180 8350 4195 8337
      4196 8328 4202 8324 4207 8323 4207 8314
      4203 8315 4196 8311 4180 8333 4172 8341
      4172 8347

$$

MANN


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