Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
358 AM EST MON DEC 11 2017

LMZ043-046-111700-
/O.UPG.KIWX.GL.A.0014.171212T0300Z-171212T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KIWX.GL.W.0021.171212T0300Z-171213T0000Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
358 AM EST MON DEC 11 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
GALE WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
EST TUESDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS THIS EVENING INCREASING TO
  GALES TO 35 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES.
  NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES TUESDAY
  INTO EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.

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

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.

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