Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1001 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

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Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
1001 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO 1 AM EST
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

The Small Craft Advisory is no longer in effect. A Gale Warning
remains in effect from 4 PM Sunday to 1 AM EST Monday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING...Expect sustained
  winds of up to 29 knots from the south, with gusts up to 37
  knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 12 feet
  with a maximum wave height of up to 18 feet possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 4 PM EST Sunday
  with the largest waves expected around 9 PM EST Sunday.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

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.

&&

$$

Borchardt



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