Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
447 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

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447 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED 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 446 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 30 NM WEST OF
THE ST. JOSEPH PIERHEADS TO NEAR MONTROSE HARBOR TO 40 NM SOUTHWEST
OF WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...

NORTHERLY ISLAND...CALUMET HARBOR...GARY...BURNS HARBOR...MICHIGAN
CITY.

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 8747
      4171 8753 4185 8761 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4210 8772 4237 8700
      4213 8696 4179 8697 4179 8696 4172 8691
      4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8733

$$

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