Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
856 PM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS...

LSZ121-144>148-180900-
/O.CON.KDLH.GL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-141118T0900Z/
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
856 PM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GALES TO 40 KT.
  THE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...AS HIGH AS 6 TO 8 FT ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.

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.

&&

$$

LSZ140>143-181100-
/O.CON.KDLH.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-141118T1700Z/
GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-
856 PM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH A FEW GALES TO 35 KNOTS.
  THE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET. THE WAVES WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE OVERNIGHT.

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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