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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1052 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
191600-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014 /1152 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

 WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

   SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...SOME COULD PRODUCE:
   PEA TO DIME SIZE HAIL.
   WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
   FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
   LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

 AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

 THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MID TO LATE
 AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHERN ILLINOIS. THUNDERSTORMS
 ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND SPREAD INTO
 NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA THIS EVENING INTO THE
 OVERNIGHT HOURS.

  DISCUSSION:

  AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM OVER THE DAKOTAS THIS MORNING WILL SLOWLY
  SLIDE SOUTHEAST TOWARDS THE GREAT LAKES REGION BY TONIGHT. AS
  THIS SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL DEVELOP LATER TODAY ACROSS EASTERN IOWA THEN INCREASE IN
  COVERAGE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT ACROSS NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND
  NORTHWEST INDIANA. THE ATMOSPHERE WILL STEADILY MOISTEN LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT... WHICH WILL INCREASE THE
  POSSIBILITY FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING BRIEF HEAVY
  DOWNPOURS. A FEW OF THE STRONGEST STORMS MAY BE CAPABLE OF
  PRODUCING SMALL HAIL ALONG WITH WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE PERIODIC CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS
TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE BEST CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
TUESDAY...AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. HEAVY
RAINFALL COULD OCCUR WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT AFFECT THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$

LMZ740>745-191600-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON AUG 18 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.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING THROUGH
TONIGHT FOR THE ENTIRE NEARSHORE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE WILL BE PERIODIC CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY. THE BEST CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
TUESDAY...AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

&&

$$

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-191600-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE
NORTHERN PORTION OF THE LAKE...THEN STEADILY OVERSPREADING
ALL OF THE LAKE BY THIS EVENING THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE WILL BE PERIODIC CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

&&

$$

RC

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