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
448 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CALUMET HARBOR IL TO GARY IN...
  GARY TO BURNS HARBOR IN...
  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...

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 444 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED
  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS EXTENDING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 34 NM WEST OF
  THE SAUGATUCK PIERHEADS TO 35 NM WEST OF THE SOUTH HAVEN LIGHT TO
  10 NM WEST OF THE ST. JOSEPH LIGHT. THEY WERE MOVING SOUTHWEST AT
  30 KNOTS AND WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS.

* WATERSPOUTS SHOULD REMAIN OVER THE LAKE...HOWEVER IN VERY RARE
  INSTANCES THEY CAN BRIEFLY MOVE ONSHORE BEFORE DISSIPATING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4162 8733 4164 8743 4168 8743 4167 8744
      4169 8750 4179 8758 4178 8758 4206 8767
      4227 8783 4248 8780 4246 8702 4213 8696
      4186 8697 4173 8713 4172 8718 4170 8717
      4162 8728 4161 8732
TIME...MOT...LOC 2144Z 052DEG 28KT 4264 8699 4221 8703 4213 8672

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...<34KTS

$$

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