Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1139 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

LMZ740>742-777-779-180600-
/O.CON.KLOT.MA.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170518T0600Z/
1139 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE...
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE...
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR IL...
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND IL...
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL...

AT 1137 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO LOMBARD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45
KNOTS. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE SEEN FROM NEAR THE EVANSTON SHORE
NORTHWARD TO NEAR THE LAKE FOREST SHORE AREA.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WAUKEGAN HARBOR.
  WINTHROP HARBOR.
  WATERS NEAR DOWNTOWN CHICAGO.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT FOR NORTHEASTERN
ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 4246 8702 4213 8696 4189 8697 4189 8699
      4173 8753 4183 8760 4189 8762 4189 8760
      4190 8762 4206 8767 4214 8775 4227 8783
      4248 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0437Z 246DEG 43KT 4250 8783 4190 8796

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

MTF



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