Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
359 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 354 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS WERE LOCATED FROM 7
  NM WEST OF WINTHROP HARBOR TO 34 NM WEST OF NORTHERLY ISLAND...
  MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PASS NEAR...
  NORTHERLY ISLAND AND WILMETTE HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND HIGH WAVES.
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STRONG
OUTFLOW WINDS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4233 8782 4235 8784 4240 8781 4248 8780
      4247 8742 4221 8745 4196 8740 4184 8758
      4185 8762 4190 8762 4194 8765 4197 8764
      4199 8767 4206 8768 4213 8775 4226 8784
TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 275DEG 40KT 4249 8795 4226 8797
          4203 8805 4177 8831

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

RC








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