Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
326 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

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326 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

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

AT 323 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT AND WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS
FROM 26 NM WEST OF WINTHROP HARBOR TO 52 NM WEST OF WILMETTE
HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
CALUMET HARBOR...NORTHERLY ISLAND AND WILMETTE HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

BOATERS ON LAKE MICHIGAN SHOULD PLAN FOR AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT
ASSOCIATED WITH OUTFLOW AHEAD OF THE THUNDERSTORMS. STAY TUNED TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION FROM THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4163 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8748
      4170 8752 4174 8754 4178 8759 4185 8762
      4206 8768 4213 8775 4226 8784 4248 8780
      4246 8701 4214 8696 4178 8696 4173 8691
      4170 8693 4165 8714 4163 8715 4161 8732

$$

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