294  
FZUS71 KBUF 152150  
MWSBUF  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY  
550 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017  
 
LOZ045-065-152315-  
550 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017  
 
...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE NORTHEASTERN END OF LAKE  
ONTARIO...  
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
LAKE ONTARIO FROM SACKETS HARBOR TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER...  
 
AT 547 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...  
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS  
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR TIBBETS POINT TO 18 NM  
NORTHWEST OF CHAUMONT BAY TO 33 NM NORTHWEST OF PILLAR  
POINT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
TIBBETS POINT...BLACK RIVER BAY...CHAUMONT BAY...PILLAR POINT...  
WESTCOTT BEACH AND CLAYTON.  
 
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 THESE STORMS PASS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4396 7601 4395 7609 4398 7646 4396 7654  
4409 7644 4414 7635 4420 7631 4419 7626  
4418 7625 4417 7618 4412 7627 4411 7625  
4412 7620 4411 7616 4415 7612 4411 7604  
4407 7607 4403 7602 4399 7600  
 

 
 
JJR  
 
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