Marine Weather Message
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WHUS73 KLOT 292014
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
314 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS ARRIVE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
THIS EVENING...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING BRINGING AN ABRUPT SHIFT TO
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS. SPEEDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THE
DAY TUESDAY. WAVES WILL QUICKLY BUILD THIS EVENING WITH A SLOW
DECREASE TUESDAY.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
314 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS...TO 30 KT TONIGHT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT ON TUESDAY.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 8 FT

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 10 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FT WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
314 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS...TO 30 KT TONIGHT...THEN TO 20 KT ON TUESDAY.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 8 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 10 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FT WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

KMD





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