Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
858 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

LMZ043-046-080-240130-
/O.CON.KIWX.MA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160724T0130Z/
858 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE MICHIGAN MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID-LINE OF LAKE....
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI...
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI...

AT 857 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...LOCATED JUST WEST OF NEW
BUFFALO...OR 7 NM NORTH NORTHEAST OF MICHIGAN CITY...MOVING EAST AT
15 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BUFFALO...ST. JOSEPH AND MICHIGAN CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4172 8691 4179 8696 4179 8697 4212 8696
      4213 8657 4211 8649 4197 8655 4179 8673
TIME...MOT...LOC 0057Z 278DEG 15KT 4180 8675

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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