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WHUS51 KBUF 022148
SMWBUF
LEZ040-041-061-022315-
/O.NEW.KBUF.MA.W.0058.140802T2148Z-140802T2315Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
548 PM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM RIPLEY TO THE BUFFALO HARBOR

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 540 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED 
SEVERAL THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 35 KNOTS AND 
HAIL...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS. STORMS WERE JUST SOUTH OF 
STURGEON POINT...WITH ADDITIONAL STORMS OVER CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY MOVING 
NORTHWEST TOWARDS LAKE ERIE. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD GO TO A SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF POSSIBLE REMAIN
BELOW DECK TO AVOID THE THREAT OF LIGHTNING. STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND
HIGH WAVES MAY QUICKLY CAPSIZE YOUR CRAFT. BOATS IN PORT SHOULD NOT
VENTURE OUT UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4234 7981 4248 7985 4282 7896 4291 7890
      4289 7888 4277 7885 4271 7896 4268 7905
      4264 7906 4261 7911 4255 7914 4249 7935
      4240 7946 4228 7972
TIME...MOT...LOC 2144Z 143DEG 15KT 4269 7906

$$

THOMAS





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