Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WHUS73 KGRR 100908
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
408 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

LMZ848-849-101500-
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160210T1500Z/
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
408 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTH NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS THIS
  MORNING...DECREASING TO 30 KNOTS. NORTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...4 TO 7 FEET TODAY...3 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED LATE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

LMZ844>847-101715-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-160211T0000Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
408 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS TODAY...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KNOTS
  TONIGHT.

* WAVES...4 TO 7 FEET TODAY...3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$


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