Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
153 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM GARY TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT

* AT 153 PM CDT...A LINE OF SHOWERS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM 41 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT TO 60 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* SHOWERS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4176 8731 4198 8697 4179 8697 4179 8696
      4173 8691 4172 8690 4166 8709 4164 8712
      4165 8714 4163 8716 4162 8727 4162 8732
TIME...MOT...LOC 1853Z 226DEG 30KT 4174 8727 4155 8729

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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