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
116 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO BURNS HARBOR...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

* UNTIL 200 PM CDT

* AT 116 PM CDT...A LINE OF SHOWERS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM 35 NM SOUTH OF WINTHROP HARBOR TO 44 NM SOUTH OF PLEASANT
  PRAIRIE TO 51 NM SOUTH OF KENOSHA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* SHOWERS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4163 8735 4164 8743 4167 8742 4167 8747
      4171 8753 4175 8753 4179 8758 4178 8758
      4189 8762 4189 8760 4190 8762 4206 8767
      4214 8775 4227 8763 4214 8717 4163 8728
TIME...MOT...LOC 1816Z 211DEG 44KT 4189 8769 4186 8761 4174 8758

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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