Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
750 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

LMZ740-777-220130-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0025.000000T0000Z-160722T0130Z/
750 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE AND ADJACENT OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE
HARBOR...

AT 742 PM CDT...OUTFLOW AHEAD OF A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 30 NM NORTHEAST OF WINTHROP
HARBOR...TO WINTHROP HARBOR...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25  KNOTS.
THIS WILL LEAD TO AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT TO NORTHWEST AND AN INCREASE
IN WIND SPEEDS. GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE FOR A PERIOD AFTER THE
LEADING EDGE AS THE STORMS MOVING INTO THE AREA.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 4247 8730 4211 8752 4211 8760 4208 8768
      4214 8775 4227 8783 4230 8783 4231 8782
      4233 8782 4233 8783 4237 8783 4237 8782
      4236 8782 4239 8780 4248 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0049Z 330DEG 27KT 4273 8755 4242 8777 4228 8800

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

MTF


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