Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
244 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

LEZ020-LOZ030-281930-
244 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  THE UPPER AND LOWER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR...

AT 243 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 NM SOUTHWEST OF LEWISTON...OR 15 NM
SOUTHWEST OF NIAGARA RIVER... MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GRAND ISLAND AND LEWISTON.

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.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

THIS A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS TO AROUND 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.

&&

LAT...LON 4310 7906 4312 7907 4314 7904 4320 7905
      4320 7900 4314 7899 4311 7901 4310 7892
      4307 7885 4303 7883 4301 7884 4298 7887
      4296 7887 4297 7898 4299 7902 4302 7902
      4306 7900 4308 7907

$$

RSH



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