Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
757 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

LMZ740>745-777-779-201430-
757 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

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 754 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THIS LINE WAS 10 NM WEST
OF WAUKEGAN HARBOR TO 15 NM WEST OF GARY INDIANA...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 35 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...BRIEF HEAVY
DOWNPOURS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS
SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.


&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8747
      4170 8751 4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4214 8775 4227 8783
      4248 8780 4246 8702 4213 8696 4179 8697
      4172 8691 4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8732

$$

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