Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
133 PM CDT SUN JUL 27 2014

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133 PM CDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE CENTRAL BAY OF GREEN BAY AND WESTERN LAKE
MICHIGAN...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

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

AT 121 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
FROM 7 NM NORTHWEST OF CHAMBERS ISLAND TO 14 NM SOUTHEAST OF RAWLEY
POINT LIGHT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS. THE STRONGEST STORMS IN
THE LINE WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL...AND WIND
GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

THE STRONGEST STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN FROM WHITEFISH POINT...SOUTH...TO KEWAUNEE PIERHEAD LIGHT.
THIS IS THE LOCATION MOST LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE 30 KNOT GUSTS.

THE THUNDERSTORMS AFFECTING LOCATIONS ON LAKE MICHIGAN FARTHER SOUTH
WILL BE MORE SCATTERED.

THE MAIN LINE OF STORMS WILL PASS SOUTH OF THE WATERS OF THE BAY AND
LAKE ADJACENT TO THE NORTHERN TIP OF THE DOOR PENINSULA.
HOWEVER...ADDITIONAL STORMS COULD WORK INTO THESE AREAS LATER THIS
AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS AFFECTED BY STORMS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...SMALL
HAIL...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD
CONSIDER REMAINING OFF THE LAKE AND BAY UNTIL THE POTENTIAL FOR STORMS
DIMINISHES LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

&&

LAT...LON 4488 8669 4383 8709 4384 8722 4398 8771
      4410 8771 4419 8752 4447 8754 4510 8707
      4525 8710 4492 8739 4481 8732 4484 8760
      4464 8776 4454 8803 4458 8805 4493 8786
      4500 8764 4514 8762 4541 8737 4533 8630

$$

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