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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
401 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
270915-
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-
401 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014 /501 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  THUNDERSTORMS SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE:
   TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS..LEADING TO LOCALIZED FLOODING.
   FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
   LARGE HAIL UP TO HALF DOLLARS.
   WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

  AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING
  PRIMARILY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 88. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  DEVELOP ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE
  HIGHEST COVERAGE THIS EVENING AND EARLY OVERNIGHT.

  DISCUSSION:

  ANY EARLY MORNING STORMS WILL DISSIPATE AND SHIFT EAST BY LATE
  MORNING. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE SOUTHERN FORECAST AREA
  THIS MORNING BRINGING IN WARM MOIST AIR. INSTABILITY WILL BE
  MAXIMIZED ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 WITH ISOLATED
  STORMS...POSSIBLY SUPERCELLS...POTENTIALLY DEVELOPING THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A LINE OR COMPLEX OF STORMS IS THEN
  EXPECTED SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 THIS EVENING INTO EARLY OVERNIGHT.
  HEAVY RAIN...LOCALIZED FLOODING...LARGE HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS
  WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. WHILE NOT THE MAIN THREAT...A TORNADO
  CANNOT BE RULED OUT SOUTH OF A PONTIAC TO RENSSELAER LINE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THERE WILL BE ADDITIONAL PERIODIC CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY AND WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

HIGH WAVES ARE LIKELY TO LEAD TO DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
ALONG AREA BEACHES SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 80.

&&

$$

LMZ740>745-270915-
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-
401 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING...AND THEN
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. SOME OF
THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 KT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THERE ARE PERIODIC CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AND WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY.

WINDS AND WAVES HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ARE LIKELY SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

&&

$$

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-270915-
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-
401 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE
LAKE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THERE THEN IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
STORMS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT PRIMARILY OVER THE SOUTHERN END
OF THE LAKE. SOME OF THE STORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN END OF THE LAKE
TONIGHT MAY PRODUCE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 KT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
MORNING.

THERE WILL BE PERIODIC CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AND THEN
TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

&&

$$

JEE/MTF

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