Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...NORTHERLY GALES TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT...

.GALE FORCE WINDS HAVE SPREAD ACROSS ALL MARINE AREAS AND WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT AS STRONG LOW PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF
THE REGION. THE GALE CONDITIONS WILL TAPER OFF THROUGH THE DAY
SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.

LHZ362-010345-
/O.CAN.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T0600Z/
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS CANCELLED THE
GALE WARNING. NORTHEAST WIND GUSTS HAVE DROPPED BELOW 35 KNOTS AND
THIS TREND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

LHZ421-422-011200-
/O.EXT.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1200Z/
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-
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  UP TO 30 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. THE
  LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET WITH A
  POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 23 FEET ON OUTER BAY.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS AND WAVES EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

LCZ460-LEZ444-011200-
/O.EXT.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1200Z/
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  UP TO 25 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. THE
  LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 5 FEET WITH A
  POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 7 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS AND WAVES EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

LHZ363-441>443-462>464-011445-
/O.CON.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1600Z/
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
1040 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  UP TO 30 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. THE
  LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 17 FEET WITH A
  POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 24 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS AND WAVES EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

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