Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
457 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

LMZ740>745-777-779-312215-
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457 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 456 PM CDT...SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS AND AREAS OF GUSTY
WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THEM WERE MOVING OVER FAR SOUTHERN LAKE
MICHIGAN OFFSHORE OF ILLINOIS AND INDIANA.

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

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4172 8691 4163 8716 4161 8732 4162 8732
      4163 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
TIME...MOT...LOC 2156Z 233DEG 22KT 4222 8786 4196 8717

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

$$

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