Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WHUS73 KIWX 020839
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

LMZ043-046-021645-
/O.NEW.KIWX.GL.A.0005.141003T2100Z-141004T1400Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
GALE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT
  AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR
UPDATES...OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX/?N=MARINE







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