Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
359 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ON MEMORIAL DAY...

.SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FOR ALL NEARSHORE WATERS AND
LAKE SAINT CLAIR TODAY. SOUTHWEST WINDW WILL BECOME MODERATE TO
FRESH OVER ALL AREA WATERS BY LATE IN THE MORNING. WIND GUSTS ARE
FORECASTED TO FREQUENTLY RANGE BETWEEN 25 AND 30 MPH. OFFSHORE WINDS
WILL LIMIT THE POTENTIAL FOR WAVE GROWTH IN THE NEARSHORE ZONES WITH
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS EXPECTED TO MAX OUT AROUND 2 TO LOCALLY 3
FEET. MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHTS WILL REACH 4 TO POSSIBLY 5 FEET...MAINLY
FURTHER AWAY FROM SHORE. THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL IS LOW WITH ONLY A
SLIGHT CHANCE DURING THE AFTERNOON.

LCZ460-LEZ444-252000-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0093.150525T1400Z-150526T0200Z/
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
359 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 22 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 30 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL
  BE 3 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 4 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 PM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

LHZ421-422-441>443-252000-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0093.150525T1800Z-150526T0200Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
359 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 20 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 26 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL
  BE 3 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 4 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 5 PM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

CB


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