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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
354 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

LHZ345>349-LSZ321-011600-
/O.EXA.KAPX.SC.Y.0040.140901T1300Z-140902T0000Z/
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM 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 POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
354 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
354 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

LMZ323-341-342-344>346-011600-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0040.140901T1300Z-140902T0000Z/
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-
354 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$

WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
459 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LARGE WAVES TODAY...
...AREAS OF DENSE FOG ON LAKE MICHIGAN THIS MORNING...

.GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH THE AREA TODAY. WINDS AND WAVES
WILL SUBSIDE BY LATE AFTERNOON ON THE BAY...AND BY EVENING ON
LAKE MICHIGAN.

..LIGHT WINDS AND MOIST AIR OVER LAKE MICHIGAN HAS RESULTED IN
AREAS OF DENSE FOG OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS THIS MORNING. THE
DENSE FOG WILL REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN 1/4 OF A MILE
AT TIMES.

LMZ521-522-011800-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0048.140901T1500Z-140901T2300Z/
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
459 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 KTS...VEERING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KTS
  MID- DAY...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KTS BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. WAVES WILL SUBSIDE TO 1 TO 3 FT
  BY 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 GREEN BAY WI
459 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LARGE WAVES TODAY...
...AREAS OF DENSE FOG ON LAKE MICHIGAN THIS MORNING...

.GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH THE AREA TODAY. WINDS AND WAVES
WILL SUBSIDE BY LATE AFTERNOON ON THE BAY...AND BY EVENING ON
LAKE MICHIGAN.

..LIGHT WINDS AND MOIST AIR OVER LAKE MICHIGAN HAS RESULTED IN
AREAS OF DENSE FOG OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS THIS MORNING. THE
DENSE FOG WILL REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN 1/4 OF A MILE
AT TIMES.

LMZ541>543-011800-
/O.CON.KGRB.MF.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-140901T1500Z/
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0048.140901T1300Z-140902T0200Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY WI TO TWO RIVERS WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS WI TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
459 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KTS
  BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON..
  WINDS WILL BECOME WEST 5 TO 15 KTS MONDAY EVENING.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT BY MID TO LATE
  MORNING. WAVES WILL SUBSIDE TO 1 TO 3 FT BY EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO
  BELOW 1/4 OF A MILE AT TIMES THIS MORNING...BUT WILL INCREASE
  BY LATE MORNING AS THE WINDS INCREASE.

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.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
409 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES TODAY...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TODAY OVER THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN...AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT.
THIS WILL ALLOW SOUTHWEST WINDS TO INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
SOME GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES WILL BECOME HIGH AS WELL. AS THE
FRONT ARRIVES LATER IN THE DAY AND THE GRADIENT WEAKENS
SOMEWHAT...THE WINDS AND WAVES WILL DROP BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS.

LMZ643-644-011715-
/O.EXP.KMKX.MF.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-140901T0900Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0065.140901T1500Z-140901T2300Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
409 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS TODAY.
  WINDS WILL WEAKEN SOMEWHAT BY THIS EVENING.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5
  FEET NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON. WAVES WILL SUBSIDE BY THIS
  EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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 MARQUETTE MI
429 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

LMZ248-250-011630-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0056.140901T1200Z-140902T0000Z/
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
429 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 24 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTH...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 27 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  5 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 8 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM EDT MONDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 PM EDT MONDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 22 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.

&&

$$

JLB

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
320 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

LMZ844>849-011530-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0034.140901T1400Z-140902T0200Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
320 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST INCREASING THIS MORNING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS...WITH LOCAL WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. WINDS WILL DIMINISH THIS
  EVENING.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES WILL
  SUBSIDE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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