Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
411 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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411 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

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

AT 408 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. ONE THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED OVER NAVY PIER IN CHICAGO...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED OVER THE OPEN WATERS...WITH
FURTHER DEVELOPMENT POSSIBLE THROUGH 600 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4179 8697 4173 8712 4170 8727 4171 8733
      4176 8740 4174 8753 4179 8758 4180 8758
      4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760 4190 8762
      4196 8764 4196 8763 4199 8766 4208 8768
      4211 8760 4212 8696

$$

RC



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