Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
723 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO...
  THE UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT.

* AT 722 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  VAN BUREN POINT...OR 29 NM NORTHEAST OF ERIE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE ERIE BEACH...VAN BUREN POINT...SUNSET BAY...WANAKAH...
  ATHOL SPRINGS...BAYVIEW...WOODLAWN BEACH...STURGEON POINT...
  AND BUFFALO HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 4256 7940 4256 7941 4254 7942 4262 7949
      4283 7893 4292 7890 4299 7902 4307 7901
      4308 7907 4309 7907 4305 7884 4297 7887
      4285 7880 4275 7882 4266 7901 4253 7912
      4245 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 2322Z 234DEG 47KT 4238 7954

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

$$

HITCHCOCK


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