Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018

LMZ248-250-160900-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-180116T0900Z/
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
TUESDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 AM EST Tuesday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 25 knots from the northeast, with
  gusts up to 32 knots. The largest expected significant waves
  will be 7 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 10 feet
  possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 10 PM EST
  Monday with the largest waves expected around 11 PM EST
  Monday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

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.

&&

$$

LSZ162-161100-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.A.0003.180117T0900Z-180118T0300Z/
Lake Superior west of a line from Saxon Harbor WI to Grand
Portage MN beyond 5NM-
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018 /846 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018/

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

A Gale Watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night through
Wednesday evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WATCH...Expect sustained winds
  of up to 32 knots from the southwest, with gusts up to 37
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 11 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 16 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 7 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 5 PM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

LSZ263-264-161100-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.A.0003.180117T0600Z-180118T0600Z/
Lake Superior from Saxon Harbor WI to Upper Entrance to Portage
Canal MI 5NM off shore to the US/Canadian border including Isle
Royale National Park-
Lake Superior from Upper Entrance to Portage Canal to Manitou
Island MI 5NM off shore to the US/Canadian Border-
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

A Gale Watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night through
late Wednesday night.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WATCH...Expect sustained winds
  of up to 36 knots from the west, with gusts up to 44 knots.
  The largest expected significant waves will be 15 feet with a
  maximum wave height of up to 22 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 10 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 12 PM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

LSZ265-266-161100-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.A.0003.180117T0900Z-180118T0300Z/
Lake Superior West of Line from Manitou Island to Marquette MI
Beyond 5NM from shore-
Lake Superior East of a line from Manitou Island to Marquette MI
and West of a line from Grand Marais MI to the US/Canadian Border
Beyond 5NM from shore-
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

A Gale Watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night through
Wednesday evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WATCH...Expect sustained winds
  of up to 36 knots from the west, with gusts up to 44 knots.
  The largest expected significant waves will be 15 feet with a
  maximum wave height of up to 23 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 10 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 12 PM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

LSZ267-161100-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.A.0003.180117T1200Z-180118T0000Z/
Lake Superior from Grand Marais MI to Whitefish Point MI 5NM off
shore to the US/Canadian border-
946 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

A Gale Watch remains in effect from Wednesday morning through
Wednesday evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WATCH...Expect sustained winds
  of up to 30 knots from the southwest, with gusts up to 38
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 12 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 18 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 10 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 1 PM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

Borchardt


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