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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

LSZ162-240-240415-
/O.EXT.KMQT.GL.W.0038.171024T0400Z-171025T0600Z/
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017 /302 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017/

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT /11 PM CDT/
TONIGHT TO 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/ WEDNESDAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT /11 PM CDT/
TONIGHT TO 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/ WEDNESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 35 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 48 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 14 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 21 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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.

&&

$$

LSZ241-242-263-240415-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SR.W.0001.171024T0600Z-171025T0000Z/
BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI-
ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
ROYALE NATIONAL PARK-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017 /302 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017/

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/ TO 8 PM
EDT /7 PM CDT/ TUESDAY...

THE STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/ TO
8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ TUESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE STORM WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS OF UP TO 42 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 58
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 19 FEET
  WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 27 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 PM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

LSZ243>248-264-265-240415-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SR.W.0001.171024T0800Z-171025T0300Z/
UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI-
EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI-
MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI-
POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING
KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS-HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 PM EDT
TUESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE STORM WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 47 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 63 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 26 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 34 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 PM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

LSZ249-266-240415-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SR.W.0001.171024T0600Z-171025T0300Z/
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 PM EDT
TUESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE STORM WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 48 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 64 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 27 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 34 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 PM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

LSZ250-251-267-240415-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SR.W.0001.171024T0600Z-171024T1800Z/
MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI-GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 2 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 2 PM EDT TUESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE STORM WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 44 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 58 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 25 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 34 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

LMZ221-248-250-240415-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0038.171024T0300Z-171025T1400Z/
GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
PASSAGE-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
402 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
EDT WEDNESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 34 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHWEST...WITH GUSTS UP TO 47
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 8 FEET
  WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 12 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 8 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM EDT
  TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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.

&&

$$

BORCHARDT



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