Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
118 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI...
  MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI...
  LAKE MICHIGAN MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM OFF SHORE TO
  MID LAKE...

* UNTIL 315 AM EDT

* AT 116 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ENTERING
  SOUTHWESTERN LAKE MICHIGAN FROM 71 NM NORTHWEST OF NEW BUFFALO TO
  45 NM WEST OF BURNS HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM OFF SHORE TO
  MID LAKE AROUND 230 AM EDT.
  MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI AROUND 240 AM EDT.
  NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI AROUND 250 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 8696 4213 8660 4211 8649 4192 8659
      4187 8664 4183 8670 4175 8684 4174 8687
      4174 8691 4180 8696
TIME...MOT...LOC 0517Z 268DEG 35KT 4287 8737 4232 8773
          4176 8809

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

$$

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