Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
754 PM EDT SUN MAY 17 2015

LMZ844-878-180130-
754 PM EDT SUN MAY 17 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI...

AT 753 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 19 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
30 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT AROUND 830 PM EDT.
  THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT AROUND 905 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4213 8657 4213 8687 4245 8658 4244 8636
      4241 8628 4235 8630 4224 8636 4211 8649

$$

MJS



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