252  
FZUS73 KLOT 302306  
MWSLOT  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
606 PM CDT TUE OCT 30 2018  
 
LMZ740>745-777-779-310030-  
606 PM CDT TUE OCT 30 2018  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...  
OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID  
LAKE...  
 
AT 605 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS, SOME OF WHICH ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO  
AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR WINTHROP HARBOR TO 22 NM WEST OF MONTROSE  
HARBOR, MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS. EXPECT A WIND SHIFT TO THE WEST OR  
NORTHWEST AS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVE ACROSS THE AREA.  
 
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 4162 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8747  
4170 8751 4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760  
4190 8762 4206 8767 4227 8783 4248 8780  
4246 8702 4213 8696 4179 8697 4179 8696  
4172 8691 4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8732  
 

 
 
BMD  
 
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