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Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

LSZ251-267-121800-
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Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
Lake Superior from Grand Marais MI to Whitefish Point MI 5NM off
shore to the US/Canadian border-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 6 AM EST
Saturday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 6 AM EST
  Saturday.

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 7 AM EST this morning.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 25 knots from the north, with gusts up to 34
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 9 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 14 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 4 AM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 4 AM EST Friday.

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.

&&

$$

LSZ265-266-121800-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-180112T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMQT.UP.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180113T1100Z/
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-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 6 AM EST
Saturday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 6 AM EST
  Saturday.

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 7 AM EST this morning.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 27 knots from the north, with gusts up to 36
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 13 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 19 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 4 AM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 4 AM EST Friday.

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.

&&

$$

LSZ248>250-121800-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-180112T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMQT.UP.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180113T1100Z/
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-Marquette to Munising MI-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 6 AM EST
Saturday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 6 AM EST
  Saturday.

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 7 AM EST this morning.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 27 knots from the north, with gusts up to 36
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 13 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 19 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 4 AM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 4 AM EST Friday.

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.CON.KMQT.UP.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180113T1100Z/
Eagle River to Manitou Island MI-
Manitou Island to Point Isabelle MI-
Lake Superior from Upper Entrance to Portage Canal to Manitou
Island MI 5NM off shore to the US/Canadian Border-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 6 AM EST
Saturday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 6 AM EST
  Saturday.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KMQT.UP.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180112T1500Z/
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
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-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018 /350 AM CST Fri Jan 12 2018/

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
/9 AM CST/ THIS MORNING...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 10 AM EST
/9 AM CST/ this morning.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 10 AM EST
  /9 AM CST/ this morning.

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.

&&

$$

LSZ246-247-121200-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180112T1200Z/
Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
450 AM EST Fri Jan 12 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 7 AM EST this
morning.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 21 knots from the north, with gusts
  up to 28 knots. The largest expected significant waves will be
  6 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 8 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 4 AM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 4 AM EST Friday.

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.

&&

$$

Titus



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