Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WHUS73 KIWX 110317
MWWIWX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1017 PM EST SUN DEC 10 2017

LMZ043-046-111000-
/O.EXP.KIWX.SC.Y.0087.000000T0000Z-171211T0300Z/
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.A.0014.171212T0300Z-171212T1800Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
1017 PM EST SUN DEC 10 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WINDS...MONDAY EVENING WEST TO 25 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST TO 30
  KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 KNOT GALES OVERNIGHT. NORTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES CONTINUING TUESDAY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FEET BY LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND
  CONTINUING INTO TUESDAY.

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.

&&

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