Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1023 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

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Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
1023 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

The Small Craft Advisory is now in effect until 10 PM EST this
evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 24 knots from the southwest, with
  gusts up to 32 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 11 AM EST
  Saturday with the largest waves expected around 12 PM EST
  Saturday.

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.

&&

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KCW


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