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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINDS AND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE TODAY...

.MARINE OBSERVATIONS STILL SUGGEST GALE FORCE WINDS ARE
ONGOING ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE HURON AND WESTERN LAKE ERIE. THE WINDS
AND WAVES WILL STEADILY DECREASE DURING THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST AND WEAKENS THE GRADIENT OVER
THE ERN GREAT LAKES. THIS HIGH WILL THEN INFLUENCE THE REGION
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEKEND PROVIDING RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS IN
COMPARISON TO THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. S-SW WINDS WILL INCREASE
MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. WARMER AIR WILL ALSO FILTER INTO THE REGION
WILL WILL BOOST THE STABILITY OVER THE LAKES AND WILL SUPPRESS THE
MAGNITUDE OF THE WINDS.

LHZ441>443-462>464-011600-
/O.CON.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1600Z/
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-
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 26 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 33
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 12 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 17 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINDS AND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE TODAY...

.MARINE OBSERVATIONS STILL SUGGEST GALE FORCE WINDS ARE
ONGOING ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE HURON AND WESTERN LAKE ERIE. THE WINDS
AND WAVES WILL STEADILY DECREASE DURING THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST AND WEAKENS THE GRADIENT OVER
THE ERN GREAT LAKES. THIS HIGH WILL THEN INFLUENCE THE REGION
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEKEND PROVIDING RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS IN
COMPARISON TO THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. S-SW WINDS WILL INCREASE
MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. WARMER AIR WILL ALSO FILTER INTO THE REGION
WILL WILL BOOST THE STABILITY OVER THE LAKES AND WILL SUPPRESS THE
MAGNITUDE OF THE WINDS.

LEZ444-011600-
/O.EXT.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1600Z/
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 26 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP TO 31
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 3 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 4 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
305 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014


LEZ142>144-162>164-011400-
/O.CON.KCLE.GL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-141101T1400Z/
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
305 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTH GALES TO 35 KNOTS WILL START TO DIMINISH LATER THIS
  MORNING.

* WAVES: WAVES OF 8 TO 12 FEET WILL CONTINUE TODAY.

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 PROPER EQUIPMENT. MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER
EXPERIENCE SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINDS AND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE TODAY...

.MARINE OBSERVATIONS STILL SUGGEST GALE FORCE WINDS ARE
ONGOING ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE HURON AND WESTERN LAKE ERIE. THE WINDS
AND WAVES WILL STEADILY DECREASE DURING THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST AND WEAKENS THE GRADIENT OVER
THE ERN GREAT LAKES. THIS HIGH WILL THEN INFLUENCE THE REGION
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEKEND PROVIDING RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS IN
COMPARISON TO THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. S-SW WINDS WILL INCREASE
MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. WARMER AIR WILL ALSO FILTER INTO THE REGION
WILL WILL BOOST THE STABILITY OVER THE LAKES AND WILL SUPPRESS THE
MAGNITUDE OF THE WINDS.

LHZ421-422-012200-
/O.CAN.KDTX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141101T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KDTX.SC.Y.0041.000000T0000Z-141101T2200Z/
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-
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* 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
  11 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 16 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY.

THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINDS AND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE TODAY...

.MARINE OBSERVATIONS STILL SUGGEST GALE FORCE WINDS ARE
ONGOING ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE HURON AND WESTERN LAKE ERIE. THE WINDS
AND WAVES WILL STEADILY DECREASE DURING THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST AND WEAKENS THE GRADIENT OVER
THE ERN GREAT LAKES. THIS HIGH WILL THEN INFLUENCE THE REGION
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEKEND PROVIDING RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS IN
COMPARISON TO THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. S-SW WINDS WILL INCREASE
MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. WARMER AIR WILL ALSO FILTER INTO THE REGION
WILL WILL BOOST THE STABILITY OVER THE LAKES AND WILL SUPPRESS THE
MAGNITUDE OF THE WINDS.

LCZ460-012200-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0041.000000T0000Z-141101T2200Z/
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
729 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 23 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 28 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 3
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 4 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

SC

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
305 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014


LEZ145>149-011515-
/O.EXT.KCLE.SC.Y.0044.000000T0000Z-141102T2000Z/
VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-GENEVA-ON-THE-
LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
305 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WILL DIMINISH TO 15 TO
  25 KNOTS BY TONIGHT AND TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY SUNDAY. WAVES OF 8
  TO 11 FEET WILL START TO SUBSIDE BY THIS EVENING...DECREASING TO
  2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET OR
MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
OR RETURN TO PORT PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
358 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-020800-
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-
358 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GALE WARNING REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHERN LAKE HURON AND WESTERN
LAKE ERIE THIS MORNING. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE THEN
LIKELY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. PLEASE REFER TO THE
LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
350 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

LEZ142>144-162>164-020800-
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
350 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR LAKE ERIE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   GALE WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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