Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1046 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

LOZ044-045-064-065-261530-
/O.CON.KBUF.MA.W.0051.000000T0000Z-150826T1530Z/
1046 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  LAKE ONTARIO FROM OSWEGO TO SACKETS HARBOR ...

AT 1043 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A BAND OF LAKE EFFECT RAIN
SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS. THESE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED
12 NM WEST OF SANDY ISLAND BEACH...OR 12 NM NORTHWEST OF MEXICO
BAY...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS. TRAINED SPOTTERS REPORTED A
WATERSPOUT EARLIER THIS MORNING OFFSHORE OF OSWEGO.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SANDY ISLAND BEACH...NORTH POND...SELKIRK BEACH...SOUTHWICK BEACH AND
MEXICO BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN
EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES.
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4385 7620 4386 7624 4389 7623 4386 7630
      4384 7630 4384 7627 4381 7622 4367 7620
      4366 7616 4363 7620 4353 7623 4351 7630
      4352 7642 4345 7657 4349 7683 4363 7683
      4364 7679 4393 7656 4394 7614 4390 7613
TIME...MOT...LOC 1443Z 272DEG 10KT 4367 7649

$$

HITCHCOCK



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