Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1013 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...WESTERLY WINDS GUSTING AROUND 25 KNOTS TOMORROW...

.MODERATE WESTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. GUSTS WILL
CONTINUE TO APPROACH 25KTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. GUSTS WILL
EMERGE SOMEWHAT STRONGER ON SUNDAY BEHIND A COLD FRONT - ESPECIALLY
ACROSS THE LAKE ERIE BASIN. THE OFFSHORE NATURE TO THE FLOW WILL
HELP KEEP WAVE HEIGHTS MANAGEABLE IN MOST LOCATIONS. THE EXCEPTION
WILL LIKELY BE LAKE ERIE, WHERE THE GUSTS WILL BE THE HIGHEST.
THEREFORE, A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE POSTED FOR THE BALANCE OF
THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

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LAKE ST CLAIR-
1013 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 16 KNOTS FROM THE WEST WITH GUSTS UP TO
  23 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 2
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 2 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 3 PM EDT SUNDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 4 PM EDT SUNDAY.

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.

&&

$$

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MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1013 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 19 KNOTS FROM THE WEST WITH GUSTS UP TO
  27 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 2
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 2 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 3 PM EDT SUNDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 PM EDT SUNDAY.

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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