Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
857 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

LMZ645-646-673-675-030245-
/O.CON.KMKX.MA.W.0020.000000T0000Z-150803T0245Z/
857 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM NORTH POINT
LIGHT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

AT 855 PM CDT...NUMEROUS SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING ACROSS THE
NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS EXTEND WESTWARD THROUGH RACINE AND KENOSHA
COUNTIES...WERE MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND LARGE DESTRUCTIVE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN PERSONAL
         INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4249 8780 4263 8782 4267 8781 4267 8779
      4273 8776 4276 8777 4278 8775 4281 8779
      4282 8779 4282 8707 4246 8702
TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 300DEG 28KT 4267 8776

HAIL...>2.0IN
WIND...40KTS

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