Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1000 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

LSZ265-266-180400-
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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-
1000 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

The Gale Warning is no longer in effect.

$$

LSZ162-263-264-180600-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180118T0600Z/
Lake Superior west of a line from Saxon Harbor WI to Grand
Portage MN beyond 5NM-
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-
1000 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018 /900 PM CST Wed Jan 17 2018/

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST /MIDNIGHT CST/
THURSDAY...

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 1 AM EST /midnight CST/
Thursday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 25 knots from the west, with gusts up to 32
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 10 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 14 feet possible.

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

&&

$$

LMZ248-250-181100-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-180118T2100Z/
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
1000 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM EST Thursday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 23 knots from the southwest, with
  gusts up to 26 knots. The largest expected significant waves
  will be 8 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 12 feet
  possible.

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

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.

&&

$$

Borchardt


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