Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WHUS73 KDLH 291448
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
948 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER
THE HEAD OF LAKE SUPERIOR...

.AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE LOCATED OVER HUDSON BAY WILL BRING
NORTHEASTERLY FLOW OVER THE NORTHLAND THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
THIS NORTHEAST FLOW SHOULD ACCELERATE DUE TO A MORE FAVORABLE
FETCH OFF LAKE SUPERIOR. OBSERVING STATIONS ALONG THE HEAD OF LAKE
SUPERIOR INDICATE GUSTS OF APPROXIMATELY 20 KNOTS THIS MORNING,
WITH GUSTS ANTICIPATED TO INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON, ALONG WITH
INCREASING WAVE HEIGHTS.

LSZ142>145-292100-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-170330T0300Z/
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-
948 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES...4 TO 6 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.

&&

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STEWART



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