Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
149 AM CDT MON MAR 20 2017

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149 AM CDT MON MAR 20 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 148 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL HAIL. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED 22 NM WEST OF MONTROSE HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

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 THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8743 4167 8742 4169 8750
      4179 8758 4178 8758 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4219 8779 4219 8697
      4179 8697 4172 8691 4165 8714 4163 8716
      4162 8732 4161 8733

$$

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