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
941 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1030 PM CDT

* AT 940 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 19 NM EAST OF
  WIND PT....MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4259 8756 4272 8767 4280 8742 4276 8706
      4250 8702
TIME...MOT...LOC 0240Z 283DEG 35KT 4270 8734

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BSH


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