Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
922 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...

.SOUTHWEST WINDS AND RESULTANT WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS A FAST-MOVING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
MOVES THROUGH THE REGION...ALONG WITH THE MORE FAVORABLE FETCH.

DUE TO THE INCREASING WINDS...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS EXPECTED
FOR THE GRAND MARAIS TO GRAND PORTAGE NEARSHORE ZONE. THUS...A
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUE.

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GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
922 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...MODERATE TO HEAVY.

* SUSTAINED WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...6 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARNING AREA.

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 MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
922 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...4 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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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-
922 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 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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CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-
PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
922 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* SUSTAINED WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST LATE
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 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.

&&

$$

MELDE


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