Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
920 PM CDT MON MAY 29 2017

LMZ740-777-300345-
920 PM CDT MON MAY 29 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE AND ADJACENT OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE
HARBOR...

AT 915 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE FROM
NEAR RACINE WISCONSIN TO WOODSTOCK ILLINOIS...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35
KNOTS. IN ADDITION...AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY FROM THUNDERSTORMS NEAR
MILWAUKEE IS LIKELY TO MOVE INTO THE AREA BRINGING A TEMPORARY BUT
ABRUPT WIND SHIFT TO MORE NORTHERLY. ALSO...THERE IS A CHANCE THAT
THE SHOWERS COULD HAVE A LIGHTNING STRIKE OR TWO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND POSSIBLY LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 8702 4212 8696 4211 8760 4208 8768
      4214 8775 4227 8783 4248 8780

$$

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