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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1057 PM EDT THU APR 21 2016

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NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
1057 PM EDT THU APR 21 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO
2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO 2 AM
EDT SATURDAY.

* VISIBILITY: ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS POSSIBLE THROUGH LATE
  TONIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS FRIDAY WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
  DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS FRIDAY NIGHT AND BECOMING
  NORTHEAST.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY AND THEN SUBSIDING TO 3
  TO 6 FEET LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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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