Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
314 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...GUSTY WINDS CONTINUE OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...

.STRONG WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL
SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST MONDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ALONG
THE SOUTH SHORE FROM NEAR PORT WING TO THE APOSTLE ISLANDS THIS
EVENING. A GALE WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THIS AREA. THE WINDS
WILL NOT BEGIN TO WEAKEN UNTIL MONDAY NIGHT.

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PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-
314 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT MONDAY. THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SUSTAINED WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 KT.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 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.

&&

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CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
314 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...1 TO 4 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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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-
314 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 5 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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GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
314 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT TUESDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 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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