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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
422 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LEZ146>149-251630-
/O.NEW.KCLE.SC.Y.0042.141025T1500Z-141027T0200Z/
AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
422 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY
  AND SHIFT TO THE WEST. WINDS WILL VARY FROM WEST TO NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT THEN DECREASE TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS ON SUNDAY.

* WAVES: WAVES WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES
  WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY AND DROP BELOW
  4 FEET ON SUNDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
435 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LEZ040-041-251700-
/O.EXT.KBUF.SC.Y.0089.000000T0000Z-141027T0300Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO-
435 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...AS HIGH AS 4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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