Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WHUS73 KGRR 141426
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1026 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

LMZ844>849-142230-
/O.UPG.KGRR.GL.A.0008.171015T0000Z-171016T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KGRR.GL.W.0016.171015T0000Z-171016T0000Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
1026 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING THIS EVENING TO 30 TO 40
  KNOT GALES. GALES THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST SUNDAY MORNING, THEN
  DIMINISHING SUNDAY EVENING.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.
  WAVES SUBSIDING SUNDAY EVENING.

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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