Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1120 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

CENTRAL BAY OF GREEN BAY...
NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO STURGEON BAY...
OPEN WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO TWO
RIVERS...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT.

* AT 1118 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WHICH WERE PRODUCING WIND
  GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
  12 NM NORTHWEST OF CHAMBERS ISLAND TO 20 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  ALGOMA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EAGLE BLUFF LIGHT...DETROIT ISLAND...CANA ISLAND LIGHT...WHITEFISH
  POINT...CHAMBERS ISLAND AND SISTER BAY.

THS WARNING EXTENDS THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING ALREADY IN EFFECT.

LAT...LON 4488 8669 4428 8693 4472 8725 4476 8722
      4480 8731 4509 8705 4528 8697 4530 8698
      4529 8707 4515 8718 4517 8724 4492 8740
      4517 8758 4541 8735 4540 8695 4533 8695
      4533 8687 4541 8682 4536 8669 4533 8629
TIME...MOT...LOC 0418Z 243DEG 45KT 4531 8763 4446 8700

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

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