Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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

LCZ422-423-460-LEZ444-LHZ442-443-463-464-192200-
401 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  ST. CLAIR RIVER...
  DETROIT RIVER...
  LAKE ST. CLAIR...
  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT HURON MI...

AT 358 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM
29 NM SOUTH OF QUANICASSEE TO 101 NM WEST OF NORTH CAPE...MOVING EAST
AT 30 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
ST CLAIR AND NEW BALTIMORE AROUND 545 PM EDT.
MT CLEMENS HARBOR OF REFUGE AND LAKE SAINT CLAIR METROPARK MARINA
AROUND 555 PM EDT.
ST CLAIR FLATS OLD CHANNEL LIGHT AND THE AMBASSADOR BRIDGE AROUND 600
PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES... AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE
HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

THIS STORM WILL LIKELY PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 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.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT
TUESDAY EVENING FOR SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN.

LAT...LON 4224 8315 4239 8290 4252 8288 4258 8279
      4265 8281 4269 8271 4263 8252 4300 8242
      4321 8252 4384 8265 4385 8218 4359 8212
      4295 8244 4261 8252 4237 8283 4229 8307
      4196 8312 4172 8340 4172 8347

$$

SF/JVC








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