Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
FZUS73 KLOT 241323
MWSLOT

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
823 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

LMZ740>742-777-779-241445-
823 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO CALUMET HARBOR...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 822 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 NM
SOUTHWEST OF PLEASANT PRAIRIE TO 39 NM SOUTHWEST OF WINTHROP
HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4245 8780 4246 8702 4215 8697 4179 8697
      4175 8754 4179 8758 4188 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4214 8775 4227 8783

$$

KREIN



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.