Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1035 PM CDT WED JUL 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM PORT WASHINGTON WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
  OFF SHORE TO MID LAKE...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT

* AT 1033 PM CDT...AN AREA OF STRONG WINDS WERE LOCATED ONSHORE FROM
  NEAR MILWAUKEE, SOUTH TO NEAR WINTHROP HARBOR. THESE WINDS ARE
  OCCURRING ALONG THE BACK SIDE OF AN AREA OF SHOWERS, AND ARE
  MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

SEEK SAFE SHELTER...MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND INCREASING
WAVES.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4248 8780 4261 8782 4271 8777 4278 8775
      4286 8784 4297 8785 4303 8790 4307 8786
      4308 8787 4308 8778 4305 8778 4306 8710
      4246 8702
TIME...MOT...LOC 0333Z 262DEG 34KT 4277 8782

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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