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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
615 PM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GUSTY WEST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON TURNING NORTHWEST THIS EVENING
AND TONIGHT...

LMZ743>745-260715-
/O.CON.KLOT.SC.Y.0096.000000T0000Z-141026T1500Z/
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
615 PM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...TO 25 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 6 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 8 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

KJB

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
358 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ043-046-260400-
/O.CON.KIWX.SC.Y.0056.141025T2100Z-141026T1500Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
358 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL
  GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST AND DIMINISHING
  TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS DURING THE DAY SUNDAY.

* WAVES...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING...4 TO 8 FEET
  LATER TONIGHT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$


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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ844>849-260315-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0054.141025T2100Z-141026T2100Z/
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-
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO 30 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON BECOMING NORTHWEST AT
  15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING WITH GUSTS TOWARDS 30 KNOTS. WINDS
  WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TOWARDS EVENING. WAVES WILL
  PEAK AFTER DARK IN THE 4 TO 7 FOOT RANGE BEFORE SUBSIDING
  GRADUALLY DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
251 PM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ740>745-262000-
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-
251 PM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND THE INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

STRONG WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT THROUGH TONIGHT ACROSS THE INDIANA WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

WAVES HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE INDIANA
NEARSHORE WATERS SUNDAY MORNING.

WINDS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ARE POSSIBLE ALONG BOTH THE
ILLINOIS AND INDIANA NEARSHORE MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT...AND
AGAIN MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

&&

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
440 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ844>849-260845-
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-
440 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TODAY AND BECOME A HAZARD
TO SMALLER CRAFT BY LATE AFTERNOON. HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED ON THE LAKE FOR SMALL CRAFT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF
THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WAVES OF 3 TO 6 FEET SUNDAY MORNING WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH
THE COURSE OF THE DAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING OVER LAKE MICHIGAN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

DUKE

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