Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY ALONG THE NORTH SHORE THIS MORNING AND
AFTERNOON...

...GALE FORCE WINDS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.INCREASED WAVES WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON FROM GRAND MARAIS TO
GRAND PORTAGE. SO, A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
THESE AREAS.

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE NORTHLAND THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING, SETTING THE STAGE FOR COLD NORTHWEST FLOW OVER WESTERN
LAKE SUPERIOR. THE FLOW WILL PRODUCE GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS TONIGHT
AND THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY. THE WINDS AND RESULTING WAVES WILL
BE HAZARDOUS FOR BOATERS, ESPECIALLY NEAR AREAS OF THE SOUTH SHORE
ALONG AND EAST OF THE BAYFIELD PENINSULA.

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GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 45 KNOTS.

* WAVES...4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

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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TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 45 KNOTS.

* WAVES...8 TO 10 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...10 TO 14 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-
1215 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 1 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...5 TO 7 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

HUYCK


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