Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
351 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

LMZ777-202145-
351 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

AT 348 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS 23 NM EAST OF WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING
EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5NM OFF
SHORE TO MID LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT
SATURDAY EVENING/1000 PM EDT SATURDAY EVENING/ FOR NORTHEASTERN
ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

LAT...LON 4224 8747 4247 8746 4247 8720 4246 8720
      4246 8702 4246 8701 4230 8699

$$

KREIN







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