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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
439 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
251045-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake Illinois-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-
DuPage-Cook-La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-
Iroquois-Ford-Lake Indiana-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
439 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018 /539 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Strong low pressure moving through the area will bring rain and a
few evening thunderstorms. Winds will increase as the low nears
the area tonight, and gusts in the 30 to 40 mph range are possible
late tonight after the passage of a cold front associated with the
low.

Numerous area rivers will remain in flood.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...
  Limited Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Strong winds behind a cold front will support gusts in the 30 to
40 mph range on Sunday, especially in the morning. Another strong
low pressure system could bring similar winds on Thursday but
there is less certainty regarding this later system.

Numerous area rivers will remain in flood.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

Moving east northeast at 50 MPH.

&&

$$

LMZ740>745-251045-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-Calumet Harbor to Gary-
Gary to Burns Harbor-Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
439 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND THE INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Gale Force Winds are likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...
 Gale Force Winds are likely.
Wednesday through Friday...
 Hazardous Conditions for Small Craft are likely.

&&

$$

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-251045-
Lake Michigan from Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Seul Choix Point to Rock Island Passage 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan South of a line from Seul Choix Point to the
Mackinac Bridge and north of a line from Charlevoix MI to South
Fox Island 5 NM offshore-
Lake Michigan from Charlevoix to Point Betsie MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Point Betsie to Manistee MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI-
Lake Michigan from Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Sheboygan to Port Washington WI 5 NM offshore
to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Port Washington to North Point Light WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from North Point Light to Wind Point WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wilmette Harbor IL to Michigan City IN 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Pentwater to Manistee MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Whitehall to Pentwater MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Grand Haven to Whitehall MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Holland to Grand Haven MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from South Haven to Holland MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from St. Joseph to South Haven MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
439 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Gale force winds are likely tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Gale force winds are likely Sunday and Sunday night, and again
Thursday into Friday.

&&

$$

Lenning

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