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
1026 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

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

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 1022 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS FROM 40 NM SOUTHWEST
  OF WINTHROP HARBOR TO 60 NM WEST OF NORTHERLY ISLAND...MOVING EAST
  AT 40 KNOTS.

* THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  WILMETTE HARBOR AROUND 1125 PM.
  NORTHERLY ISLAND AROUND 1130 PM.
  CALUMET HARBOR AROUND 1145 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS
PASS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM SUNDAY MORNING FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

LAT...LON 4163 8733 4164 8743 4165 8744 4167 8742
      4167 8748 4169 8751 4174 8754 4178 8759
      4206 8768 4211 8772 4214 8696 4178 8696
      4172 8691 4165 8707 4165 8714 4163 8715
      4162 8732 4161 8733
TIME...MOT...LOC 0325Z 272DEG 41KT 4214 8859 4201 8855
          4186 8862 4172 8888
WIND...HAIL 40KTS 0.00IN

$$

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