Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WHUS73 KGRR 211642
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1142 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

LMZ848-849-220045-
/O.NEW.KGRR.GL.W.0018.141122T0000Z-141122T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KGRR.SC.Y.0067.141122T1200Z-141123T0900Z/
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
1142 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST
SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AM EST
SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES AFTER
  MIDNIGHT THEN SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS SATURDAY AND 15 TO 25 KNOTS
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT CONTINUING SATURDAY.

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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

LMZ844>847-220045-
/O.NEW.KGRR.SC.Y.0067.141122T0000Z-141123T0900Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
1142 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM
EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 AM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WDM






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