Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WHUS73 KDLH 220344
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
944 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

LSZ121-140>142-147-148-221000-
/O.CON.KDLH.GL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-141122T1000Z/
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
944 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS...WITH A FEW STORM FORCE
  GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE
  NORTH SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR...GENERALLY FROM GRAND MARAIS TO
  GRAND PORTAGE. THE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE LATE IN THE
  NIGHT.

* WAVES...AS HIGH AS 10 TO 14 FEET...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE NORTH
  SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE 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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LSZ143>146-221000-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141122T1000Z/
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
944 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE NIGHT...BUT WILL GRADUALLY START TO DECREASE LATER IN THE
  NIGHT.

* WAVES...4 TO 7 FT.

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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