Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
640 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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640 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM SOUTH OF
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO MICHIGAN CITY...  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE
HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID LAKE...

AT 638 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 33 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH
LIGHT...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 KNOTS. ADDITIONAL ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TIP OF LAKE
MICHIGAN EARLY THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8742 4165 8744 4168 8742
      4167 8744 4171 8753 4175 8753 4178 8758
      4180 8758 4183 8760 4199 8697 4179 8697
      4179 8696 4172 8692 4165 8714 4163 8716
      4162 8732 4161 8733

$$

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