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HWOLOT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
324 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
142030-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
324 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014 /424 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

   THUNDERSTORMS...THE STRONGEST OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE:

    FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
    PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL.
    VERY LOCALIZED DENSE FOG NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN.

  AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

    PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
    ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS EVENING...AND LAST THROUGH MUCH OF
    THE NIGHT.


 DISCUSSION:

    LOW PRESSURE OVER THE MID MISSOURI VALLEY WILL LIFT NORTHEAST
    ACROSS NORTHERN ILLINOIS OVERNIGHT...IN RESPONSE TO THE
    APPROACH OF A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE. PERIODS OF
    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ACCOMPANY THE PASSAGE OF THE
    LOW TONIGHT...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME LOCALLY HEAVY
    RAINFALL. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS MAY EXCEED TWO INCHES
    IN SOME SPOTS PARTICULARLY ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS.
    LOCALIZED FLOODING AND RISES ON AREA STREAMS AND RIVERS TO
    FLOOD STAGE ARE A POSSIBILITY.

MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE KANKAKEE RIVER
IN NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE KANKAKEE RIVER
IN NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$

LMZ740>745-142030-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
324 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND THE INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

DENSE FOG WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF THE ILLINOIS AND INDIANA
NEARSHORE WATERS TONIGHT. VISIBILITY LESS THAN A HALF MILE IS
LIKELY IN SOME SPOTS.

HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT ARE LIKELY FOR MAINLY THE
INDIANA NEARSHORE TONIGHT. GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE
ILLINOIS AND INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS STARTING LATE TONIGHT.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

NORTHERLY GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL CRAFT ARE POSSIBLE FROM
MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...AND POSSIBLY AGAIN ON
WEDNESDAY.

&&

$$

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-142030-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
324 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN
TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MAINLY THE SOUTHERN TWO THIRDS
OF LAKE MICHIGAN TONIGHT.

GALES WILL SPREAD SOUTH ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

GALES WILL CONTINUE ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
AFTERNOON.

&&

$$

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