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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
956 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

LMZ043-046-231100-
/O.EXT.KIWX.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141124T1400Z/
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.A.0007.141124T1400Z-141125T0600Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
956 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BACKING
  SOUTHEAST BY SUNDAY EVENING... THEN VEERING SOUTHWEST TO 30
  KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...2 TO 5 FEET... BUILDING TO 6 TO 12 FEET ON MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS ARE LIKELY...AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN
4 FEET ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
903 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

LMZ740>745-231115-
/O.NEW.KLOT.SC.Y.0106.141123T1000Z-141124T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.A.0028.141124T1200Z-141125T0900Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
903 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS TO 25 KT SUNDAY...THEN WEST GALES TO 45 KT
  MONDAY.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 4 FT SUNDAY...THEN TO 9 FT MONDAY.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 11 FT MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FT WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
857 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

LMZ844>846-848-849-231000-
/O.EXT.KGRR.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-141124T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KGRR.GL.A.0009.141124T1500Z-141125T1200Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-
PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
857 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE SUNDAY.
  WINDS THEN BECOMING WEST/SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS MONDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATER ON SUNDAY.
  WAVES THEN BUILDING TO ABOVE 10 FEET LATER MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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