SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE
609 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2022


...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL OGLE
AND NORTHWESTERN WINNEBAGO COUNTIES THROUGH 700 PM CDT...

AT 609 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR DAKOTA TO NEAR GERMAN VALLEY. MOVEMENT WAS
NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...GUSTY WINDS COULD KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND 
         UNSECURED OBJECTS. MINOR DAMAGE TO OUTDOOR OBJECTS IS 
         POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKFORD, MACHESNEY PARK, ROSCOE, SOUTH BELOIT, ROCKTON, WINNEBAGO,
PECATONICA, DURAND, SEWARD, HARRISON, SHIRLAND AND LAKE SUMMERSET.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE...
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.

THIS INCLUDES...  WINNEBAGO COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF OUTDOORS, CONSIDER SEEKING SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING. 

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.50 IN
MAX WIND GUST...50 MPH
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE
610 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2022

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO CALUMET HARBOR...
  NEARSHORE WATERS FROM CALUMET HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY...
  OPEN WATERS FROM WILMETTE HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY OUT TO MID
LAKE...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT.

* AT 610 PM CDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  GARY, OR 16 NM SOUTH OF INDIANA HARBOR, MOVING NORTH AT 45 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HARRISON-DEVER CRIB, WILMETTE HARBOR, 31ST STREET HARBOR, MONROE
  HARBOR, BURNS HARBOR, CALUMET HARBOR, INDIANA HARBOR, MONTROSE
  HARBOR, BURNHAM HARBOR, HAMMOND MARINA, JACKSON PARK HARBOR AND
  BELMONT HARBOR.

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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