Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
315 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

LMZ740-777-200900-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170420T0900Z/
315 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE...
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL...

AT 313 AM CDT... STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED OVER THE
NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS EAST OF WIND PT....MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WINTHROP HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 8702 4212 8697 4211 8760 4208 8768
      4218 8778 4227 8783 4237 8783 4237 8782
      4236 8782 4239 8780 4248 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0813Z 259DEG 45KT 4262 8721

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

KREIN



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