Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1012 AM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

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1012 AM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO MANISTEE MI...

AT 1009 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS AND CLOUD-
TO-WATER LIGHTNING. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 22 NM WEST OF BIG SABLE POINT NEAR CHICAGO...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE GRAND HAVEN LIGHT...THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT...THE SOUTH HAVEN
LIGHT...THE MUSKEGON LIGHT...THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS AND MANISTEE
LIGHTHOUSE.

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 4211 8649 4213 8696 4342 8715 4370 8712
      4421 8697 4428 8642 4425 8634 4406 8651
      4383 8643 4362 8654 4308 8625 4270 8621
      4235 8630 4212 8649

$$

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