Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
433 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

LMZ740-741-777-779-241200-
433 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 432 AM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL HAIL TO DIME SIZE. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ACROSS NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND ADJACENT
NEARSHORE WATERS AND MOVING NORTHEAST AROUND 55 MPH.

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 4246 8702 4224 8698 4207 8698 4187 8756
      4187 8761 4189 8762 4189 8760 4190 8762
      4196 8764 4196 8763 4199 8766 4206 8767
      4214 8775 4227 8783 4237 8783 4237 8782
      4236 8782 4239 8780 4248 8780

$$

FRIEDLEIN



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