Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
106 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM CALUMET HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

* UNTIL 145 PM CDT

* AT 101 PM CDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 13
  NM NORTHEAST OF CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5NM OFF
  SHORE TO MID LAKE AROUND 120 PM.
  BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY IN AROUND 120 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4189 8736 4204 8696 4178 8696 4172 8691
      4170 8693 4170 8696 4168 8698 4169 8699
      4165 8707 4165 8714 4163 8715 4162 8725
      4162 8732 4161 8733
TIME...MOT...LOC 1806Z 247DEG 36KT 4190 8724 4167 8722

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

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