Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
919 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

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919 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...COLD FRONT MOVING SOUTH OVER THE WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM NORTH POINT
LIGHT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

AT 916 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A COLD FRONT...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING NORTH WIND GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS. THIS FRONT WAS LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 NM NORTHEAST OF WIND PT. TO
MILWAUKEE...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.

THE FRONT WILL BE NEAR...
  WIND PT. AROUND 1015 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTH OR
NORTHEAST WITH WIND GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF
10 TO 15 KNOTS WILL PREVAIL AFTER THE FRONTAL PASSAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 4248 8780 4261 8782 4278 8775 4286 8784
      4295 8785 4295 8709 4246 8702

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GEHRING


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