Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1029 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

LMZ043-046-080-220400-
1029 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING SOUTHEASTERN LAKE
MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  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 1027 PM EDT...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 29 NM WEST OF
THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHTHOUSE TO 26 NM WEST OF MICHIGAN CITY TO 55 NM
SOUTH OF WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL APPROACH THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF
SOUTHEASTERN LAKE MICHIGAN AFTER 1015 PM CDT AND THE SHORE LINE
AFTER 1030 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 33
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL
MARINE WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH
THE NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE
BEFORE THESE STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 4172 8691 4179 8696 4179 8697 4212 8696
      4213 8657 4211 8649 4186 8662

$$

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