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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND INCREASING WAVES ON TUESDAY...

.MODEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL EXIST TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT.
THIS FRONT WILL RESULT IN SOME SHOWER DEVELOPMENT THROUGH TONIGHT.
WINDS WILL VEER TO NORTHEAST AS LOW PRESSURE CONTINUES TO MOVE
TOWARD THE ATLANTIC COAST AND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS
NORTHERN ONTARIO. THE COMBINATION OF A STRONGER GRADIENT AND ONSHORE
FLOW WILL BRING A PERIOD OF GUSTY WIND AND BUILDING WAVES THROUGHOUT
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON THROUGH TUESDAY. THE POTENTIAL FOR
GUSTS AROUND 30 KNOTS LOOKS SOLID WITH A LOWER PROBABILITY FOR BRIEF
GUSTS TO GALES EARLY TUESDAY. THE COLDER AIR OVER THE WARM LAKE
WATER WILL YIELD STRONG INSTABILITY BUT MAY ALSO LIMIT THE POTENTIAL
FOR GALE FORCE GUSTS BY ALTERING THE PRESSURE FIELD AND LIMITING THE
GRADIENT FLOW. NO GALE HEADLINES ARE PLANNED AT THIS TIME... SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE ISSUED FOR ALL NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
HURON INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.

LHZ421-441-210000-
/O.NEW.KDTX.SC.Y.0038.141021T0900Z-141022T1000Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 23 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 30 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 8
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 11 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND INCREASING WAVES ON TUESDAY...

.MODEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL EXIST TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT.
THIS FRONT WILL RESULT IN SOME SHOWER DEVELOPMENT THROUGH TONIGHT.
WINDS WILL VEER TO NORTHEAST AS LOW PRESSURE CONTINUES TO MOVE
TOWARD THE ATLANTIC COAST AND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS
NORTHERN ONTARIO. THE COMBINATION OF A STRONGER GRADIENT AND ONSHORE
FLOW WILL BRING A PERIOD OF GUSTY WIND AND BUILDING WAVES THROUGHOUT
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON THROUGH TUESDAY. THE POTENTIAL FOR
GUSTS AROUND 30 KNOTS LOOKS SOLID WITH A LOWER PROBABILITY FOR BRIEF
GUSTS TO GALES EARLY TUESDAY. THE COLDER AIR OVER THE WARM LAKE
WATER WILL YIELD STRONG INSTABILITY BUT MAY ALSO LIMIT THE POTENTIAL
FOR GALE FORCE GUSTS BY ALTERING THE PRESSURE FIELD AND LIMITING THE
GRADIENT FLOW. NO GALE HEADLINES ARE PLANNED AT THIS TIME... SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE ISSUED FOR ALL NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
HURON INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.

LHZ442-443-210000-
/O.NEW.KDTX.SC.Y.0038.141021T1200Z-141022T1000Z/
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 22 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 29 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 7
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 10 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 AM EDT
  TUESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND INCREASING WAVES ON TUESDAY...

.MODEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL EXIST TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT.
THIS FRONT WILL RESULT IN SOME SHOWER DEVELOPMENT THROUGH TONIGHT.
WINDS WILL VEER TO NORTHEAST AS LOW PRESSURE CONTINUES TO MOVE
TOWARD THE ATLANTIC COAST AND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS
NORTHERN ONTARIO. THE COMBINATION OF A STRONGER GRADIENT AND ONSHORE
FLOW WILL BRING A PERIOD OF GUSTY WIND AND BUILDING WAVES THROUGHOUT
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON THROUGH TUESDAY. THE POTENTIAL FOR
GUSTS AROUND 30 KNOTS LOOKS SOLID WITH A LOWER PROBABILITY FOR BRIEF
GUSTS TO GALES EARLY TUESDAY. THE COLDER AIR OVER THE WARM LAKE
WATER WILL YIELD STRONG INSTABILITY BUT MAY ALSO LIMIT THE POTENTIAL
FOR GALE FORCE GUSTS BY ALTERING THE PRESSURE FIELD AND LIMITING THE
GRADIENT FLOW. NO GALE HEADLINES ARE PLANNED AT THIS TIME... SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE ISSUED FOR ALL NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
HURON INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.

LHZ422-210000-
/O.NEW.KDTX.SC.Y.0038.141021T1200Z-141022T0200Z/
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
540 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

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

* WIND: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  UP TO 21 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP TO 28 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
727 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-210745-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
727 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN LOWER
MICHIGAN THIS MORNING... MAINLY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO
LANSING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON EAST OF
BATTLE CREEK AND LANSING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH THIS COMING WEEK.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
418 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ047>049-053>055-060>063-068>070-075-076-082-083-210830-
MIDLAND-BAY-HURON-SAGINAW-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LAPEER-
ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
418 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT
PASSES ACROSS SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN. SOUTH WIND WILL CARRY MILDER AIR
INTO THE REGION AHEAD OF THE FRONT WHICH MAY BECOME UNSTABLE AS
THE FRONT SURGES THROUGH THE REGION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
418 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LCZ422-423-460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-210830-
ST. CLAIR RIVER-DETROIT RIVER-LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND 5NM
OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
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-
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-
418 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE ERIE...LAKE
HURON AND LAKE ST CLAIR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AS A COLD
FRONT PASSES ACROSS SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN. SOUTH WIND WILL CARRY
MILDER AIR INTO THE REGION AHEAD OF THE FRONT WHICH MAY BECOME
UNSTABLE AS THE FRONT SURGES THROUGH THE REGION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT ON TUESDAY FOR THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE HURON INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  REFER TO THE LATEST
MARINE FORECASTS FOR DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$


YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS
ONLINE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DETROIT (ALL LOWER CASE).

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
444 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
015-016-024-025-210845-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-STARKE-
PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-WHITE-CASS IN-
MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-WELLS-ADAMS-GRANT-BLACKFORD-JAY-BERRIEN-
CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-
HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...ELKHART...GOSHEN...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...ANGOLA...
KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...AUBURN...GARRETT...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...
WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...ROCHESTER...WARSAW...
WINONA LAKE...COLUMBIA CITY...SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...
MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...PERU...WABASH...
NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...DECATUR...
BERNE...MARION...HARTFORD CITY...MONTPELIER...PORTLAND...NILES...
BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...
STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...COLDWATER...HILLSDALE...BRYAN...WAUSEON...
ARCHBOLD...DEFIANCE...NAPOLEON...PAULDING...ANTWERP...OTTAWA...
PANDORA...VAN WERT...DELPHOS...LIMA
444 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014 /344 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OHIO...
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN AND NORTHERN INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY ALONG
AND EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 69 CORRIDOR. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
EXPECTED...BUT THERE IS A LOW POTENTIAL OF SOME PEA SIZED HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ034-201500-
ROSCOMMON COUNTY...HOUGHTON LAKE-
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 49. WEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
TEMPERATURE 51. WEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 52. NORTHWEST
WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  4 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 51. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ041-201500-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 50. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 12 PM...CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
TEMPERATURE 53. WEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 55. NORTHWEST
WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  4 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 54. NORTHWEST
WINDS 9 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ042-201500-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
900 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
TEMPERATURE 53. WEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 55. WEST WINDS
7 MPH.
AT  4 PM...CLOUDY. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 56. NORTHWEST
WINDS 9 MPH.

$$

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