Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
356 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

LMZ043-046-141600-
/O.UPG.KIWX.GL.A.0008.171015T0000Z-171016T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KIWX.GL.W.0013.171015T0300Z-171016T0000Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
356 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
GALE WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM
EDT SUNDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WIND 20 TO 30 KNOTS SATURDAY NIGHT VEERING
  WEST THEN NORTHWEST ON SUNDAY. GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOT GALES
  POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...6 TO 12 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. WAVES WILL
  SUBSIDE TO 4 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT ON SUNDAY.

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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MCD



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