Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

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Lake Superior west of a line from Saxon Harbor WI to Grand
Portage MN beyond 5NM-
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018 /331 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018/

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST /9 PM CST/ THIS EVENING
TO 1 AM EST /MIDNIGHT CST/ THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST /9 PM
CST/ THIS EVENING TO 11 AM EST /10 AM CST/ WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Heavy
Freezing Spray Warning...which is in effect from 10 PM EST /9 PM
CST/ this evening to 11 AM EST /10 AM CST/ Wednesday. a Gale
Warning has also been issued. This Gale Warning is in effect from
10 PM EST /9 PM CST/ this evening to 1 AM EST /midnight CST/
Thursday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 10 PM EST
  /9 PM CST/ this evening to 11 AM EST /10 AM CST/ Wednesday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 33 knots from the southwest, with gusts up to
  38 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 8 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 10 AM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning means heavy freezing spray is
expected to rapidly accumulate on vessels. These conditions can
be extremely hazardous to navigation. It is recommended that
mariners not trained to operate in these conditions or vessels
not properly equipped to do so, remain in port or avoid the
warning area.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.UPG.KMQT.GL.A.0003.180117T0600Z-180118T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMQT.GL.W.0006.180117T0300Z-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-
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST
THURSDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 11 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Heavy
Freezing Spray Warning...which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 11 AM EST Wednesday. a Gale Warning has also been
issued. This Gale Warning is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
1 AM EST Thursday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 10 PM this
  evening to 11 AM EST Wednesday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 34 knots from the southwest, with gusts up to
  44 knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 14
  feet with a maximum wave height of up to 21 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 8 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 8 AM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning means heavy freezing spray is
expected to rapidly accumulate on vessels. These conditions can
be extremely hazardous to navigation. It is recommended that
mariners not trained to operate in these conditions or vessels
not properly equipped to do so, remain in port or avoid the
warning area.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.NEW.KMQT.GL.W.0006.180117T0600Z-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-
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Gale
Warning...which is in effect from 1 AM to 10 PM EST Wednesday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 33 knots from the west, with gusts up to 43
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 14 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 21 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 5 AM EST
  Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 9 AM EST
  Wednesday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

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.

&&

$$

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Lake Superior from Grand Marais MI to Whitefish Point MI 5NM off
shore to the US/Canadian border-
431 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Marquette has issued a Gale
Warning...which is in effect from 7 AM to 7 PM EST Wednesday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 27 knots from the southwest, with gusts up to
  35 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 9 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 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.

&&

$$

KEC



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