819  
FZUS71 KBUF 192331  
MWSBUF  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY  
731 PM EDT SAT MAY 19 2018  
 
LEZ020-041-061-200030-  
731 PM EDT SAT MAY 19 2018  
 
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE NORTHEAST END OF LAKE  
ERIE...  
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
LAKE ERIE FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO...  
THE UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR...  
 
AT 730 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
NEAR SUNSET BAY, OR 39 NM SOUTH OF NIAGARA RIVER, MOVING NORTHEAST AT  
25 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ERIE BASIN MARINA, SMALL BOAT HARBOR, STURGEON POINT, LAKE ERIE  
BEACH, SUNSET BAY, WOODLAWN BEACH, BAYVIEW AND WANAKAH.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4264 7944 4283 7893 4293 7891 4296 7893  
4296 7896 4299 7902 4306 7894 4301 7884  
4297 7887 4288 7884 4285 7880 4278 7880  
4275 7882 4270 7891 4267 7901 4263 7902  
4251 7918 4245 7933 4245 7934  
 

 
 
HITCHCOCK  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab NY Page Main Text Page