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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
355 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015


LSZ143>146-061900-
/O.NEW.KDLH.SC.Y.0079.150506T1700Z-150507T0300Z/
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
355 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHEAST WILL INCREASE LATE THIS MORNING AND
  REMAIN 10 TO 20 KT INTO THIS EVENING ACROSS THE HEAD OF WESTERN
  LAKE SUPERIOR.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 TO 4 FEET.

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 LA CROSSE WI
515 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

MNZ079-088-096-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-053-055-071100-
WABASHA-WINONA-HOUSTON-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-
LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-VERNON-RICHLAND-
515 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MINNESOTA...AND WESTERN INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA LATER TODAY
AND TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED WITH ANY OF THESE
STORMS. THE MAIN THREAT IS LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

OCCASIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FROM TIME TO TIME FOR MUCH
OF THE THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY PERIOD. THE THREAT FOR ORGANIZED
SEVERE WEATHER WITH ANY STORMS LOOKS TO BE LOW AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

MW

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
446 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-WIZ014>016-023>028-071000-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
446 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING TODAY. SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME THROUGH MONDAY.
THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT DURING THIS PERIOD IS LOW AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-070930-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN
TODAY AND LIKELY SPREADING NORTH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS PARTS OF LAKE MICHIGAN ON
THURSDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY NIGHT AND AGAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

LSZ121-140>148-071030-
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-
DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY THROUGH 10 PM
TONIGHT FOR THE HEAD OF THE LAKES REGION. SEE THE LATEST MARINE
PRODUCTS FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.

IN ADDITION...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FOR THE
NEARSHORE WATERS OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT
FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR.

$$

DAP

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH (ALL LOWER CASE)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-071030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
423 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHLAND TODAY
AND TONIGHT. THE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE AGAIN POSSIBLE THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT. THE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
413 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

LMZ521-522-541>543-070915-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
413 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY MARINE FOG IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING THE PERIOD...AND
MAY BECOME LOCALLY DENSE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A MILE ON THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN ON THURSDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES FROM THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
HOWEVER...WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$
KIECKBUSCH/ALLEN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
413 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-070915-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
413 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL AND PARTS OF NORTH
CENTRAL WISCONSIN THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES FROM THURSDAY THROUGH
MONDAY AS A SERIES OF FRONTAL SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH THE AREA.
ALTHOUGH IT IS DIFFICULT TO DISCERN THE SEVERE THREAT...THE
BEST CHANCE OF STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS APPEARS TO BE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ008-061500-
CHIPPEWA COUNTY...SAULT STE MARIE-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  2 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  4 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ015-061500-
MACKINAC COUNTY...ST IGNACE-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 48. EAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 52. EAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  2 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 52. EAST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  4 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 52. EAST WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ016-061500-
EMMET COUNTY...PETOSKEY-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 56. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 12 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  2 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 66. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  4 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 67. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ017-061500-
CHEBOYGAN COUNTY...CHEBOYGAN-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 51. EAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. EAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  2 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. EAST WINDS 11 MPH.
AT  4 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. EAST WINDS 11 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ019-061500-
CHARLEVOIX COUNTY...CHARLEVOIX-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 54. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 12 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. NORTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  2 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. NORTH WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  4 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ020-061500-
LEELANAU COUNTY...LELAND-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 53. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SPRINKLES. TEMPERATURE 58.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  2 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  4 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. NORTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ021-061500-
ANTRIM COUNTY...MANCELONA-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 56. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SPRINKLES. TEMPERATURE 64.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  2 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  4 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MIZ022-061500-
OTSEGO COUNTY...GAYLORD-
900 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT 12 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  2 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  4 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

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