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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
352 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...WINDS AND WAVES WILL SUBSIDE THIS MORNING OVER LAKE HURON...

.GUSTY WINDS AND LARGE WAVES OVER LAKE HURON WILL CONTINUE
TO SUBSIDE THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES
TOWARDS THE EAST COAST AND A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO SETTLE
INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES. THE HIGH WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD INTO
THURSDAY...BRINGING FAIRLY CALM CONDITIONS AND DRY WEATHER.

LHZ421-441-221200-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-141022T1200Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
352 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 17 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 25 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 4
  FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 5 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 4 AM WEDNESDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 4 AM WEDNESDAY.

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.

&&

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