Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1231 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

LMZ740-741-777-251900-
1231 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

AT 1229 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM 11 NM NORTHWEST OF
WINTHROP HARBOR TO 13 NM WEST OF WILMETTE HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 30
KNOTS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
WILMETTE HARBOR AND WINTHROP HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR 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 4233 8782 4233 8784 4235 8784 4240 8781
      4248 8781 4248 8768 4246 8720 4246 8702
      4214 8696 4212 8752 4203 8767 4208 8769
      4213 8775 4226 8784 4230 8784

$$

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