Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
648 PM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

LMZ521-541-563-290115-
648 PM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

CENTRAL BAY OF GREEN BAY...
NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO STURGEON BAY...
OPEN WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON
BAY...

AT 644 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...
HEAVY RAINFALL AND SMALL HAIL. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CANA ISLAND LIGHT TO NEAR
MARINETTE...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS
WERE APPROACHING THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY FROM MENOMINEE COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
EAGLE BLUFF LIGHT...CHAMBERS ISLAND...DETROIT ISLAND...
CANA ISLAND LIGHT...ROWLEYS BAY AND SISTER BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4494 8663 4497 8719 4509 8705 4515 8708
      4515 8703 4524 8704 4530 8698 4530 8702
      4515 8718 4517 8724 4498 8736 4499 8763
      4513 8761 4541 8735 4540 8695 4533 8695
      4533 8687 4539 8684 4533 8629

$$

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