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
1018 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR OUT TO MID
  LAKE...

* UNTIL 1215 AM CDT

* AT 1014 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS FROM 9 NM SOUTHWEST
  OF WIND PT. TO 19 NM WEST OF WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING SOUTHEAST
  AT 25 KNOTS.

* THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL AROUND 1050 PM.
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5NM OFF
  SHORE TO MID LAKE AROUND 1100 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS
PASS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM SUNDAY MORNING FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

LAT...LON 4233 8782 4232 8784 4235 8784 4240 8781
      4247 8781 4248 8768 4247 8720 4246 8720
      4246 8702 4213 8696 4211 8761 4210 8772
      4213 8776 4226 8784 4230 8784
TIME...MOT...LOC 0317Z 300DEG 27KT 4270 8791 4258 8804
          4252 8822
WIND...HAIL 40KTS 0.00IN

$$

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