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
824 PM CDT WED JUL 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1030 PM CDT

* AT 824 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 38 NM WEST OF PLEASANT PRAIRIE TO 53 NM SOUTHWEST
  OF WINTHROP HARBOR TO 72 NM WEST OF MONTROSE HARBOR...MOVING EAST
  AT 50 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WINTHROP HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 4246 8702 4213 8696 4179 8697 4172 8692
      4163 8716 4161 8732 4164 8743 4168 8743
      4167 8747 4170 8751 4183 8760 4188 8762
      4189 8760 4190 8762 4206 8767 4227 8783
      4248 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0124Z 288DEG 50KT 4257 8881 4212 8892 4193 8927

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

$$

BMD


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