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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
425 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

LMZ043-046-181630-
/O.EXT.KIWX.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-170519T1500Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
425 AM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH
  MIDDAY...THEN VEERING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE
  AFTERNOON...THEN NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT. A FEW SOUTHWEST
  GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON
  FROM MICHIGAN CITY TO NEW BUFFALO.

* WAVES...3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS ARE LIKELY...AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN
4 FEET ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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