Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
934 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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934 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

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 930 PM 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 28 NM SOUTH OF
WINTHROP HARBOR TO 48 NM SOUTH OF PLEASANT PRAIRIE...MOVING EAST AT
25 KNOTS.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN
LATE THIS EVENING. A GUST FRONT MAY PRECEDE THUNDERSTORMS BY HALF
AN HOUR TURNING WINDS WESTERLY.

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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8742 4165 8744 4167 8742
      4169 8750 4179 8758 4178 8758 4189 8762
      4189 8760 4190 8762 4206 8767 4212 8774
      4213 8696 4179 8697 4172 8691 4163 8716
      4162 8732 4161 8733

$$

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