Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
303 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

LOZ043-044-063-064-201930-
303 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  LAKE ONTARIO FROM SODUS BAY TO FAIR HAVEN BEACH STATE PARK...

AT 302 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SODUS BAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SODUS BAY AND FAIR HAVEN.

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.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4328 7705 4363 7681 4349 7657 4328 7676
      4326 7690

$$

REYNOLDS



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