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Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 PM EST TUE JAN 23 2018

...MARGINAL GALES THIS EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER CENTRAL LAKE HURON THIS MORNING WILL LIFT
NORTHEAST INTO ONTARIO DURING THE DAYLIGHT PERIOD. MODERATE
NORTHERLY WINDS CURRENTLY RESIDING NORTH OF THIS LOW OVER THE NORTH
HALF OF LAKE HURON WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE ENTIRE LAKE HURON BASIN AS
THE LOW EXITS. THIS WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY COLDER AIR, WHICH MAY
LEAD TO A BRIEF PERIOD OF GUSTS TO NEAR GALES LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. WINDS AND GUSTS WILL DECREASE WEDNESDAY AS
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE LIFTS ACROSS THE REGION. RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS
WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. ANOTHER INCREASE
IN WINDS WILL COME FOR THE WEEKEND.

LHZ362-363-240300-
/O.CON.KDTX.GL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-180124T0300Z/
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-
346 PM EST TUE JAN 23 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 27 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS UP TO 37
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 9 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 13 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 5 PM EST TUESDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 8 PM EST TUESDAY.

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
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

JVC


Flood Advisory


Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1141 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following rivers in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent County
  Red Cedar River Above Williamston affecting Ingham County
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham County

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Pere Marquette River Near Scottville affecting Mason County

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County

.Between a half inch and one inch of rain fell across the area on
Monday. This combined with snowmelt and the potential for ice jams
will cause rising rivers that will likely climb out of their banks.
The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are
forecast to exceed bankfull.  If you are in the advisory area remain
alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being
upgraded to a warning.  Report observed flooding to local emergency
services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on
to the National Weather Service.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further
information.

&&

MIC105-241840-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-180127T1800Z/
/SCTM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1141 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 4.1 feet by Thursday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 4.0 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow of low lying
  areas adjacent to the river occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 4396 8632 4397 8624 4396 8619 4390 8619
      4391 8624 4391 8627

$$

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
836 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County

.Between a half inch and one inch of rain fell across the area on
Monday. This combined with snowmelt and the potential for ice jams
will cause rising rivers that will likely climb out of their banks.
The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are
forecast to exceed bankfull.  If you are in the advisory area remain
alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being
upgraded to a warning.  Report observed flooding to local emergency
services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on
to the National Weather Service.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further
information.

&&

MIC073-241536-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0022.180123T1336Z-180125T0600Z/
/MPTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
836 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant.
* until late Wednesday night.
* at 08 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.8 feet by this evening.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas adjacent to the river including portions of the
  Mount Pleasant Country Club Golf Course.

&&

LAT...LON 4362 8485 4367 8475 4366 8461 4358 8461
      4360 8472 4356 8480

$$

wdm


Heavy Freezing Spray Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
409 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

LSZ265>267-232300-
/O.CON.KMQT.UP.W.0005.000000T0000Z-180123T2300Z/
Lake Superior West of Line from Manitou Island to Marquette MI
Beyond 5NM from shore-
Lake Superior East of a line from Manitou Island to Marquette MI
and West of a line from Grand Marais MI to the US/Canadian Border
Beyond 5NM from shore-
Lake Superior from Grand Marais MI to Whitefish Point MI 5NM off
shore to the US/Canadian border-
409 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
THIS EVENING...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST
this evening.

* TIMING...Expect heavy freezing spray to occur until 6 PM EST
  this evening.

Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed
information.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heavy Freezing Spray Warning means heavy freezing spray is
expected to rapidly accumulate on vessels. These conditions can
be extremely hazardous to navigation. It is recommended that
mariners not trained to operate in these conditions or vessels
not properly equipped to do so, remain in port or avoid the
warning area.

&&

$$

Kluber


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
338 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

LMZ541>543-240400-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-180124T0400Z/
Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI-
Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI-Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI-
338 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...North at 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots.

* WAVES...3 to 5 feet, subsiding to 2 to 4 feet this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds over 20 knots or
waves greater than 4 feet are expected to produce hazardous
conditions to small craft.  Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
308 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Brisk Northwest Winds and High Waves Lingering into the Evening...

LMZ643-644-240400-
/O.EXT.KMKX.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-180124T0400Z/
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
308 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

The Small Craft Advisory is now in effect until 10 PM CST this
evening.

* WINDS: Northwest 15 to 20 knots. Higher gusts early.


* WAVES: 2 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet by late evening.


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 Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
324 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

LMZ643>646-242130-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
324 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Lake Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect through late this evening for
lingering high waves. Northwest winds will still be gusty into the
early evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Tuesday

Another Small Craft Advisory may be needed Friday and Friday
night for breezy southwest winds.

$$


www.weather.gov/mkx

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
230 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-042-
241200-
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-St Ignace to False Detour Channel-5NM East of
Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI including Bois Blanc Island-
Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Pt MI Including Thunder Bay National
Marine Sanctuary-Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-Grand Traverse Bay
south of a line Grand Traverse Light to Norwood MI-Seul Choix Point
to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac
Bridge including Little Traverse Bay-Sleeping Bear Point to Grand
Traverse Light MI-Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-Manistee to
Point Betsie MI-Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to
Point Iroquois MI-St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E.
Potagannissing Bay-Chippewa-Mackinac-Emmet-Cheboygan-Presque Isle-
Charlevoix-Leelanau-Antrim-Otsego-Montmorency-Alpena-Benzie-Grand
Traverse-Kalkaska-Crawford-Oscoda-Alcona-Manistee-Wexford-Missaukee-
Roscommon-Ogemaw-Iosco-Gladwin-Arenac-
230 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for northern Lower Michigan...
eastern Upper Michigan...and adjacent nearshore waters of Lake
Michigan...Lake Huron and Lake Superior.

.DAY ONE...Rest of Today and Tonight.

Ice jam flooding remains possible on area rivers.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Ice jam flooding remains possible on area rivers.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report any significant weather and
rain, snow and ice amounts to the National Weather Service.
Reports may be made one of three ways:

Online:   weather.gov/gaylord
Facebook: facebook.com/nwsgaylord

Twitter:  twitter.com/nwsgaylord

$$

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