Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
251 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

LMZ740-741-777-779-202145-
251 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

AT 247 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM 12 NM WEST OF WINTHROP
HARBOR TO 44 NM WEST OF WILMETTE HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...

  WILMETTE HARBOR AROUND 330 PM CDT...
  NORTHERLY ISLAND AROUND 355 PM CDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT
SATURDAY EVENING/1000 PM EDT SATURDAY EVENING/ FOR NORTHEASTERN
ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

LAT...LON 4240 8781 4247 8781 4246 8702 4214 8696
      4185 8697 4186 8762 4190 8762 4206 8768
      4213 8775 4215 8776 4226 8784 4230 8784
      4231 8782 4233 8784

$$

KREIN








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