Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
338 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...HIGH WINDS AND WAVES EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.A SECONDARY UPPER WAVE AND COLD FRONT WILL LEAD TO ADDITIONAL
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. BRISK NORTHERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 25
KNOTS WILL FOLLOW THIS FRONT THIS AFTERNOON...ALLOWING LARGE
WAVES TO BUILD OVER SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THIS
WILL LEAD TO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ACROSS ALL OF THE
LAKE HURON NEARSHORE WATERS AS WELL AS OUTER SAGINAW BAY THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY. THEREFORE WILL ISSUE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES FOR THIS TIME FRAME. HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXERT FAVORABLE
INFLUENCE ON THE WATERS STARTING TUESDAY...AND CONTINUING THROUGH
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

LHZ421-441>443-211945-
/O.NEW.KDTX.SC.Y.0028.140921T1600Z-140922T1400Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
338 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 AM EDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
10 AM EDT MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 24 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 27 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 6
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 8 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 PM EDT SUNDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM EDT MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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KURIMSKI




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