Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
726 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM PORT
  WASHINGTON WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT

* AT 723 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A
  LINE EXTENDING FROM 26 NM EAST OF NORTH POINT LIGHTHOUSE...TO NEAR
  WINTHROP HARBOR...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...PUBLIC. THERE HAVE BEEN SEVERAL REPORTS FROM AUTOMATED
           SENSORS NEAR THE LAKE OF WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 35 AND 45
           KNOTS WITH THIS LINE OF STORMS.

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

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER THE NEARSHORE AND 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.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4248 8780 4261 8782 4278 8775 4286 8784
      4296 8785 4300 8789 4304 8790 4307 8786
      4313 8790 4318 8789 4330 8713 4246 8702
TIME...MOT...LOC 0023Z 292DEG 33KT 4318 8730 4252 8781 4232 8820

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

$$

WOOD



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