Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
550 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017

LOZ045-065-152315-
550 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE NORTHEASTERN END OF LAKE
ONTARIO...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE ONTARIO FROM SACKETS HARBOR TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER...

AT 547 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR TIBBETS POINT TO 18 NM
NORTHWEST OF CHAUMONT BAY TO 33 NM NORTHWEST OF PILLAR
POINT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TIBBETS POINT...BLACK RIVER BAY...CHAUMONT BAY...PILLAR POINT...
WESTCOTT BEACH AND CLAYTON.

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 4396 7601 4395 7609 4398 7646 4396 7654
      4409 7644 4414 7635 4420 7631 4419 7626
      4418 7625 4417 7618 4412 7627 4411 7625
      4412 7620 4411 7616 4415 7612 4411 7604
      4407 7607 4403 7602 4399 7600

$$

JJR


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