Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1239 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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1239 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER 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 1231 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
OVER LAKE MICHIGAN...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33
KNOTS...SMALL HAIL AND OCCASIONAL TO FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER
LIGHTNING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE
NEXT FEW HOURS AND AFFECT THE NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

BOATERS ON LAKE MICHIGAN SHOULD PLAN FOR THE POTENTIAL FOR ABRUPT
WIND SHIFT ASSOCIATED WITH OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES FROM SOME OF THE
STORMS. 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 8702 4212 8696 4178 8696 4173 8691
      4170 8693 4165 8714 4163 8715 4161 8732

$$

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