Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FZUS73 KLOT 232000
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
300 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

LMZ740>744-777-779-232045-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0039.000000T0000Z-140823T2045Z/
300 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 345 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

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

AT 257 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 16
NM NORTHEAST OF WILMETTE HARBOR TO GARY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5NM OFF SHORE
TO MID LAKE AROUND 310 PM.
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5NM OFF
SHORE TO MID LAKE AROUND 310 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4163 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8748
      4169 8751 4174 8754 4178 8759 4206 8768
      4222 8782 4229 8784 4231 8782 4235 8784
      4237 8782 4240 8720 4163 8716 4162 8732
      4161 8733
TIME...MOT...LOC 2000Z 262DEG 20KT 4229 8744 4166 8736

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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