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
429 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM NORTH
  POINT LIGHT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT.

* AT 429 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 23 NM EAST OF
  RACINE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR.

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

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4248 8780 4261 8782 4267 8781 4271 8777
      4279 8775 4297 8719 4297 8709 4246 8702
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 300DEG 50KT 4260 8729

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

DDV


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