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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
424 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

LMZ043-010430-
/O.CON.KIWX.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141101T0000Z/
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.W.0015.141101T0000Z-141101T0900Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-
424 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
EDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS WITH STORM FORCE GUSTS TO 50
  KNOTS THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* WAVES..15 TO 20 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FEET OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

&&

$$

LMZ046-010430-
/O.CON.KIWX.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141101T0000Z/
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.W.0014.141101T0000Z-141101T0900Z/
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
424 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
EDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS WITH STORM FORCE GUSTS TO 50
  KNOTS THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* WAVES...17 TO 22 FEET SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FEET OVERNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$


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