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FZUS71 KBUF 251643
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1143 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

LOZ044-045-064-065-251715-
/O.CON.KBUF.MA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170225T1715Z/
1143 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM EST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  LAKE ONTARIO FROM SODUS BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER INCLUDING
THE OPEN WATERS...

AT 1141 AM EST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 16 NM WEST OF SOUTHWICK BEACH TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF
MEXICO BAY...MOVING NORTH AT 65 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TIBBETS POINT...ST. LAWRENCE RIVER...CHAUMONT BAY...PILLAR POINT...
CLAYTON...SOUTHWICK BEACH...WELLESLEY ISLAND AND WESTCOTT BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4393 7608 4382 7618 4371 7616 4365 7610
      4361 7615 4351 7619 4348 7629 4349 7640
      4358 7647 4382 7658 4409 7644 4414 7635
      4420 7631 4418 7624 4421 7620 4417 7618
      4412 7627 4411 7624 4412 7615 4394 7604
TIME...MOT...LOC 1641Z 199DEG 67KT 4386 7658 4362 7645

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

TMA



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