Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
748 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

LMZ777-240055-
/O.CAN.KLOT.MA.W.0033.000000T0000Z-160724T0100Z/
748 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...

  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR OUT TO MID
LAKE...

THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA FOR THE MEAN TIME.
HOWEVER...ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY AFFECT THE AREA BY 9
PM CDT...WITH ADDITIONAL STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE LATE THIS EVENING.


LAT...LON 4168 8743 4167 8744 4168 8748 4189 8726
      4195 8739 4208 8696 4179 8697 4179 8696
      4172 8691 4166 8709 4165 8714 4163 8716
      4164 8716 4162 8732 4161 8733 4162 8733
      4164 8743 4165 8744 4167 8742
TIME...MOT...LOC 0045Z 284DEG 30KT 4185 8711 4162 8742

$$

LMZ743>745-779-240100-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0033.000000T0000Z-160724T0100Z/
748 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT...

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

AT 744 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 31 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT TO 54 NM SOUTH
OF WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 4168 8743 4167 8744 4168 8748 4189 8726
      4195 8739 4208 8696 4179 8697 4179 8696
      4172 8691 4166 8709 4165 8714 4163 8716
      4164 8716 4162 8732 4161 8733 4162 8733
      4164 8743 4165 8744 4167 8742
TIME...MOT...LOC 0045Z 284DEG 30KT 4185 8711 4162 8742

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

RATZER


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