Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1253 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

LMZ740>745-777-779-310745-
1253 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

AT 1248 AM CDT...OBERVATIONS ACROSS NORTHEAST ILLINOIS WERE
INDICATING A BRIEF BUT SHARP INCREASE IN SOUTHWEST WINDS...WITH
GUSTS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THE WINDS WILL LIKELY GUST THAT STRONG FOR A
PERIOD OF AN HOUR TO TWO...THEN TURN QUICKLY NORTHWESTERLY AND
EVENTUALLY NORTHERLY BY DAYBREAK AS A LOW PRESSURE PASSES QUICKLY
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TIP OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8747
      4170 8751 4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4212 8774 4227 8783
      4248 8780 4246 8702 4213 8696 4179 8697
      4172 8691 4163 8716 4162 8732 4161 8732

$$

FRIEDLEIN



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