Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

LEZ444-051215-
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE...

AT 645 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM SOUTHEAST
OF BOLLES HARBOR OF REFUGE TO NEAR NORTH CAPE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT
10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4173 8345 4180 8344 4180 8341 4182 8341
      4182 8343 4187 8335 4188 8336 4188 8334
      4193 8334 4194 8331 4192 8327 4197 8325
      4202 8318 4201 8319 4200 8319 4201 8314
      4196 8311 4172 8341 4172 8347

$$

JVC



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