Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
933 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR...

.A LATE WINTER STORM WILL TAKE AIM ON THE NORTHLAND SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY NIGHT. NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE TONIGHT,
WITH WINDS AND WAVES INCREASING FURTHER FROM SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.
WAVE HEIGHTS MAY REACH AS HIGH AS 9 FEET, ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE
WESTERN TIP OF THE LAKE.

LSZ121-140>148-301245-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0022.170430T0900Z-170501T2100Z/
CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-
GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
933 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
4 PM CDT MONDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...GALE FORCE GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS...HIGHEST LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...7 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

MELDE


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