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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
852 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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852 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING LAKE MICHIGAN...

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 846 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH AN
EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS
FROM 5 NM SOUTH OF WIND PT. TO 17 NM WEST OF WINTHROP
HARBOR...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  WILMETTE HARBOR AROUND 945 PM CDT.
  NORTHERLY ISLAND AROUND 1000 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS 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.

BOATERS ON LAKE MICHIGAN SHOULD PLAN FOR AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT
ASSOCIATED WITH THIS AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM THE
SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR THE
LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4248 8781 4246 8702 4214 8696 4201 8696
      4174 8754 4185 8762 4190 8762 4194 8765
      4206 8768 4213 8775 4226 8784

$$

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