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
444 PM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

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 PORT WASHINGTON WI...

* UNTIL 615 PM CDT

* AT 443 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 NM NORTHWEST OF
  OOSTBURG...OR 9 NM WEST OF SHEBOYGAN...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...BOATS COULD SUFFER SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IN HIGH
           WINDS AND HAIL. SMALL CRAFT COULD CAPSIZE IN SUDDENLY
           HIGHER WAVES.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

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
EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

LAT...LON 4383 8709 4369 8712 4365 8772 4368 8770
      4375 8771 4376 8770 4382 8773 4388 8774
      4390 8773 4390 8759
TIME...MOT...LOC 2143Z 260DEG 34KT 4373 8794

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

DDV



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