Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1003 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...NORTHEAST FLOW WILL CAUSE WINDS TO INCREASE OVER THE LAKE LATE
TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY...

.WAVES WILL BEGIN TO BUILD LATE TONIGHT FROM THE NORTHEAST WINDS
DOWN THE MIDDLE OF THE LAKE. THE WATERS IN THE WESTERN BASIN WILL
BE AFFECTED THE GREATEST WITH THE HIGHEST WAVES REACHING SMALL
CRAFT CRITERIA. WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

LEZ142-143-301015-
/O.CON.KCLE.SC.Y.0033.170330T0600Z-170330T2100Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
1003 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE AND SHIFT TO THE EAST ON
  THURSDAY. SPEEDS WILL REACH 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING.
  WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY SUNRISE THURSDAY REACHING A
  PEAKING AT 4 TO 6 FEET BEFORE SUBSIDING THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN WAVES OF 4 FEET OR MORE ARE
EXPECTED OR WIND SPEEDS REACH 21 TO 33 KNOTS WHICH MAY PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
DURING THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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