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
538 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 SHEBOYGAN
  WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 536 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...LOCATED ALONG A
  LINE EXTENDING FROM 24 NM SOUTH OF OSHKOSH TO 38 NM WEST OF
  BAYSIDE TO 62 NM WEST OF FOX POINT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.
  THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS OF WIND DAMAGE AROUND PORTAGE AND BEAVER
  DAM IN SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 40 TO 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...PUBLIC.

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

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY 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.

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 900 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN AND FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS SOUTH OF PORT
WASHINGTON.

LAT...LON 4342 8784 4315 8711 4265 8704 4246 8712
      4248 8780 4261 8782 4278 8775 4286 8784
      4296 8785 4301 8789 4307 8786 4313 8790
      4318 8788 4323 8791
TIME...MOT...LOC 2236Z 302DEG 39KT 4360 8860 4327 8877 4318 8932

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

$$

JTS



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