Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

...SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 25 KNOTS OVER SAGINAW BAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK ACROSS NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN TODAY...WITH
SOUTHWEST WINDS IN THE 10 TO 20 KNOTS RANGE EXPECTED ACROSS ALL
MARINE WATERS. THERE LOOKS TO BE A SLIGHT ENHANCEMENT ACROSS SAGINAW
BAY...AND HAVE ISSUED SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR WINDS GUSTING TO 25
KNOTS DURING THE DAY. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST WEDNESDAY...BUT
WILL BE UNDER 15 KNOTS...AS COOLER AIR SETTLES OVER THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION THURSDAY WILL ASSURE THE
LIGHT WINDS AND LOW WAVES CONTINUE...RIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

LHZ421-422-082000-
/O.NEW.KDTX.SC.Y.0015.140708T1400Z-140708T2200Z/
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-
349 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* WIND: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  UP TO 18 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM EDT TUESDAY.

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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