Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1125 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

LMZ741>745-779-220600-
1125 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 1124 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM WEST OF CHICAGO TO 35
NM SOUTHWEST OF GARY... MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8744
      4169 8750 4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4208 8768 4211 8760 4212 8696
      4179 8697 4179 8696 4172 8691 4163 8716
      4162 8732 4161 8732

$$

MTF



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