Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1104 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

LMZ741-742-240411-
/O.CAN.KLOT.MA.W.0034.000000T0000Z-160724T0500Z/
1104 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO CALUMET HARBOR...

THE STORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSE A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8742 4168 8742 4167 8747
      4171 8753 4173 8753 4176 8741 4177 8745
      4186 8752 4192 8752 4197 8755 4196 8697
      4179 8697 4172 8692 4165 8711 4165 8714
      4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8733
TIME...MOT...LOC 0401Z 274DEG 37KT 4175 8719 4164 8722 4159 8726

$$

LMZ743>745-779-240500-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0034.000000T0000Z-160724T0500Z/
1104 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM CALUMET HARBOR TO BURNS HARBOR...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 1059 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 NM NORTHWEST OF BURNS HARBOR TO 25 NM
SOUTHWEST OF BURNS HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT 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 4162 8733 4164 8742 4168 8742 4167 8747
      4171 8753 4173 8753 4176 8741 4177 8745
      4186 8752 4192 8752 4197 8755 4196 8697
      4179 8697 4172 8692 4165 8711 4165 8714
      4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8733
TIME...MOT...LOC 0401Z 274DEG 37KT 4175 8719 4164 8722 4159 8726

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BEACHLER



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