Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
945 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID-LINE OF LAKE....
  MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI...
  NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 943 PM EDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A
  LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM NORTHEAST OF THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHTHOUSE
  TO 24 NM NORTHWEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHTHOUSE TO NEAR
  KENOSHA...MOVING SOUTH AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEW BUFFALO AND MICHIGAN CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LARGE HAIL...
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 300 AM EDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN INDIANA AND SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN.

LAT...LON 4179 8696 4179 8697 4212 8696 4213 8657
      4211 8649 4194 8658 4189 8662 4180 8675
      4179 8676 4172 8691
TIME...MOT...LOC 0143Z 342DEG 27KT 4250 8620 4244 8683 4253 8772

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BENTLEY


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