Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
456 PM CDT MON APR 25 2016

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456 PM CDT MON APR 25 2016

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN BAY OF GREEN BAY...
NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN...
OPEN WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO SHEBOYGAN...

AT 451 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS SCATTERED
ACROSS EAST-CENTRAL WISCONSIN...THE SOUTHERN BAY OF GREEN BAY...AND
WESTERN LAKE MICHIGAN. THE STORMS WERE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL
HAIL AND WIND GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. THE STORMS WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT
40 KNOTS....AND WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT WESTERN LAKE MICHIGAN AND
THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL BAY OF GREEN BAY UNTIL EARLY EVENING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
STURGEON BAY SHIP CANAL LIGHT...TWO RIVERS...LITTLE SUAMICO...RAWLEY
POINT LIGHT...PENSAUKEE...ALGOMA...LONG TAIL POINT LIGHT...WHITEFISH
POINT...GREEN BAY HARBOR ENTRANCE LIGHT...KEWAUNEE PIERHEAD LIGHT...
LITTLE STURGEON BAY...SHERWOOD POINT LIGHT...BAY SHORE PARK...MANITOWOC...
OCONTO...STURGEON BAY AND GREEN BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND SMALL HAIL. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...AND REMAIN THERE UNTIL THE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4389 8773 4409 8765 4409 8770 4419 8752
      4447 8754 4479 8731 4489 8743 4483 8757
      4485 8758 4464 8777 4454 8793 4455 8802
      4457 8804 4472 8799 4493 8783 4491 8741
      4480 8732 4489 8721 4485 8671 4383 8709

$$

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