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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
413 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

LMZ046-310415-
/O.CON.KIWX.SR.W.0001.141031T1200Z-141101T0000Z/
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.W.0014.141101T0000Z-141101T0900Z/
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
413 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM EDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 5 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTH GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOT
  STORMS FRIDAY...EASING TO 30 KNOTS EARLY SATURDAY.

* WAVES..BUILDING TO AROUND 20 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUING INTO EARLY FRIDAY NIGHT...SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 18 FEET
  LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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.

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

LMZ043-310415-
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.W.0014.141031T1200Z-141101T0900Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-
413 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM FRIDAY TO 5 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES FRIDAY...
  EASING TO 30 KNOTS EARLY SATURDAY.

* WAVES..BUILDING TO 14 TO 20 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING
  INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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.

&&

$$

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR
UPDATES...OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX/?N=MARINE











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