Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
323 PM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

LMZ043-046-190430-
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-171119T0900Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
323 PM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WIND TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES
  BACKING NORTHWEST TONIGHT.

* WAVES...10 TO 16 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 20 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...
  DECREASING TO BETWEEN 6 AND 10 FEET ON SUNDAY AND 3 TO 7 FEET
  SUNDAY NIGHT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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