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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
858 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

LMZ043-046-080-240130-
/O.CON.KIWX.MA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160724T0130Z/
858 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE MICHIGAN MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID-LINE OF LAKE....
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI...
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI...

AT 857 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...LOCATED JUST WEST OF NEW
BUFFALO...OR 7 NM NORTH NORTHEAST OF MICHIGAN CITY...MOVING EAST AT
15 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW BUFFALO...ST. JOSEPH AND MICHIGAN CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4172 8691 4179 8696 4179 8697 4212 8696
      4213 8657 4211 8649 4197 8655 4179 8673
TIME...MOT...LOC 0057Z 278DEG 15KT 4180 8675

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

SLL

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
804 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

LMZ844-878-240130-
804 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS FROM ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI...

AT 803 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 27 NM NORTHWEST OF NEW BUFFALO...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4213 8657 4212 8696 4246 8702 4244 8636
      4241 8628 4240 8628 4224 8636 4211 8649

$$

WEBB

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