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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

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Lake Superior west of a line from Saxon Harbor WI to Grand
Portage MN beyond 5NM-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018 /455 AM CST Thu Jan 11 2018/

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ THIS
EVENING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST
/9 AM CST/ THIS MORNING TO 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/ FRIDAY...

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this
evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 26 knots from the north, with gusts up to 37
  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 11 AM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 1 PM EST
  Thursday.

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

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

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.

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.0003.180111T1500Z-180112T1500Z/
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
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-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 4 AM EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 31 knots from the north, with gusts up to 44
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 12 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 17 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 7 PM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 11 PM EST
  Thursday.

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect from 10 AM this
morning to 10 AM EST Friday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 10 AM this
  morning to 10 AM EST Friday.

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.

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.0003.180111T1500Z-180112T1500Z/
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal 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-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 1 AM EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 29 knots from the north, with gusts up to 43
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 10 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 15 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 8 AM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 9 PM EST
  Thursday.

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect from 10 AM this
morning to 10 AM EST Friday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 10 AM this
  morning to 10 AM EST Friday.

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.

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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Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
Lake Superior from Grand Marais MI to Whitefish Point MI 5NM off
shore to the US/Canadian border-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 PM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
EST FRIDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect from 4 PM this
afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 4 PM this
  afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

A Gale Warning remains in effect from 7 PM this evening to 7 AM
EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 26 knots from the north, with gusts up to 37
  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 8 PM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 2 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.0003.180111T2100Z-180112T1800Z/
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-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 PM EST FRIDAY...

A Gale Warning remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 AM
EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 30 knots from the north, with gusts up to 45
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 14 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 20 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 12 AM EST
  Friday with the largest waves expected around 2 AM EST Friday.

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect from 4 PM this
afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 4 PM this
  afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

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.

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.0003.180111T2100Z-180112T1800Z/
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-Marquette to Munising MI-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 PM EST FRIDAY...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect from 4 PM this
afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur from 4 PM this
  afternoon to 1 PM EST Friday.

A Gale Warning remains in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to 7 AM
EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 30 knots from the north, with gusts up to 41
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 14 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 20 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 12 AM EST
  Friday with the largest waves expected around 2 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.0003.180111T1500Z-180112T1500Z/
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018 /455 AM CST Thu Jan 11 2018/

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST /10 AM
CST/ FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST
/9 AM CST/ THIS MORNING TO 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/ FRIDAY...

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

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

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 11 AM EST /10 AM
CST/ Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 24 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 13 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 8 PM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 2 PM EST
  Thursday.

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 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.

&&

$$

LMZ248-250-111900-
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/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180112T0900Z/
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST FRIDAY...

A Dense Fog Advisory remains in effect until 1 PM EST this
afternoon. A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 AM
EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 23 knots from the northwest, with
  gusts up to 33 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 8 PM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 7 AM EST
  Thursday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

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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Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
555 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 10 AM this morning
to 7 AM EST Friday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 23 knots from the north, with gusts
  up to 34 knots. The largest expected significant waves will be
  6 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 9 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 7 PM EST
  Thursday with the largest waves expected around 11 PM EST
  Thursday.

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.

&&

$$

JLB



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