Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
205 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LEZ444-230645-
205 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...

AT 203 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS FROM DETROIT RIVER LIGHT TO
14 NM SOUTHWEST OF NORTH CAPE...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
NORTH CAPE AROUND 220 AM 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.

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 4172 8347 4176 8348 4181 8344 4180 8341
      4182 8344 4188 8336 4190 8338 4189 8335
      4193 8334 4194 8331 4192 8328 4203 8321
      4203 8318 4200 8318 4202 8316 4196 8311
      4172 8340

$$

BEHNKE








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