Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS73 KLOT 261437
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
937 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

LMZ740>745-777-779-261630-
937 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

AT 933 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM 43 NM WEST OF WINTHROP
HARBOR TO 70 NM WEST OF NORTHERLY ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  WILMETTE HARBOR AROUND 1105 AM CDT.
  NORTHERLY ISLAND AROUND 1115 AM CDT.
  CALUMET HARBOR AROUND 1125 AM 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.

INTENSE 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 4163 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8748
      4170 8752 4174 8754 4178 8759 4185 8762
      4206 8768 4213 8776 4226 8784 4248 8780
      4245 8701 4214 8696 4178 8696 4173 8691
      4170 8693 4165 8714 4163 8715 4161 8732

$$

KREIN








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