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
1127 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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 130 AM CDT

* AT 1125 PM CDT...STRONG WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH A DEPARTING
  THUNDERSTORM COMPLEX WERE OCCURRING OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
  LAKE MICHIGAN. STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL LIKELY DEVELOP AND
  PERSIST THROUGH 130 AM CDT.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...AND INCREASING WAVES. BOATERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE UNDER SAIL...SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...
UNTIL THE HIGH WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 8702 4213 8696 4179 8697 4188 8762
      4189 8760 4190 8762 4206 8767 4210 8772
      4236 8783 4248 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0425Z 322DEG 20KT 4192 8749

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

$$

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