Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1257 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

LMZ741-742-777-779-211845-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160721T1845Z/
1257 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO CALUMET HARBOR...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

AT 1254 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EVANSTON TO
35 NM NORTHEAST OF CHICAGO...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS. AN ABRUPT
WIND SHIFT TO THE NORTH WAS OCCURRING AHEAD OF THE STORMS.

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
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4179 8697 4173 8712 4170 8727 4171 8733
      4176 8740 4173 8753 4179 8758 4180 8758
      4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760 4190 8762
      4196 8764 4196 8763 4199 8766 4208 8768
      4211 8760 4214 8697
TIME...MOT...LOC 1756Z 354DEG 22KT 4193 8768 4213 8696

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

$$

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