Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
608 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

LCZ422-423-460-LEZ444-192345-
/O.CON.KDTX.MA.W.0043.000000T0000Z-140819T2345Z/
608 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  ST. CLAIR RIVER...
  DETROIT RIVER...
  LAKE ST. CLAIR...
  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...

AT 607 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 13
NM NORTHWEST OF NEW BALTIMORE TO 15 NM WEST OF LUNA PIER...MOVING
EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED BOATS.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
WYANDOTTE AND ST CLAIR SHORES AROUND 640 PM EDT.
LAKE ERIE METROPARK HARBOR AND NORTH CAPE AROUND 645 PM EDT.
GROSSE POINTE AND DETROIT RIVER LIGHT AROUND 650 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT 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 4176 8348 4180 8341 4224 8315 4232 8308
      4239 8290 4252 8288 4258 8279 4265 8281
      4269 8266 4263 8262 4263 8252 4294 8245
      4261 8252 4254 8266 4237 8283 4231 8308
      4206 8315 4196 8312 4172 8340 4172 8347
TIME...MOT...LOC 2208Z 281DEG 23KT 4285 8290 4205 8357
          4180 8376

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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