Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
919 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

LMZ844>846-241030-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-141124T1500Z/
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.W.0019.141124T1500Z-141125T1200Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-
919 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35
  KNOTS MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...UP TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES THEN BUILD TO ABOVE 10 FEET
  MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

LMZ848-849-241030-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-141124T1500Z/
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.A.0009.141124T1500Z-141125T1200Z/
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
919 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS
  MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...UP TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES THEN BUILD TO ABOVE 10 FEET
  MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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.

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.

&&

$$

LMZ847-241030-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0068.000000T0000Z-141124T1500Z/
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.A.0009.141124T1500Z-141125T1200Z/
GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
919 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS
  MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...UP TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES THEN BUILD TO ABOVE 10 FEET
  MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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.

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.

&&

$$








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