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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1150 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

LEZ020-041-061-020430-
/O.CON.KBUF.MA.W.0062.000000T0000Z-140902T0430Z/
1150 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1230 AM EDT FOR
LAKE ERIE FROM STURGEON POINT TO BUFFALO INCLUDING THE UPPER NIAGARA
RIVER...

AT 1146 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 35 KNOTS ABOUT 4
NM WEST OF STURGEON POINT...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS. THIS STORM IS
PRODUCING VERY LITTLE LIGHTNING...DO NOT WAIT FOR THE SOUND OF
THUNDER TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
   HAMBURG LAKESHORE...
   BUFFALO...
   UPPER NIAGARA RIVER...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD GO TO A SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF POSSIBLE REMAIN
BELOW DECK TO AVOID THE THREAT OF LIGHTNING. STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND
HIGH WAVES MAY QUICKLY CAPSIZE YOUR CRAFT. BOATS IN PORT SHOULD NOT
VENTURE OUT UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4258 7939 4269 7929 4282 7895 4289 7891
      4296 7892 4295 7890 4290 7890 4286 7883
      4285 7886 4279 7885 4271 7896 4269 7905
      4264 7906 4260 7911
TIME...MOT...LOC 0349Z 261DEG 36KT 4274 7908

$$

HITCHCOCK

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