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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

LMZ221-248-250-310445-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0033.141031T0800Z-141031T2100Z/
GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
PASSAGE-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 5 PM EDT FRIDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 5 PM EDT FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 34 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 41 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 9 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 14 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 6 AM EDT FRIDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 8 AM EDT FRIDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

KEC

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

LSZ243>248-264-265-310445-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0033.141031T0200Z-141031T1500Z/
UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI-
EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI-
MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI-
POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING
KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS-HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM EDT FRIDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM
EDT FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 34 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 41 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 23 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 3 AM EDT FRIDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 6 AM EDT FRIDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

LSZ162-240>242-263-310445-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0033.141031T0000Z-141031T1200Z/
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI-
BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI-
ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
ROYALE NATIONAL PARK-
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 /331 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014/

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS
EVENING TO 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/ FRIDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS
EVENING TO 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/ FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 14 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 20 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 11 PM EDT
  THURSDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 AM EDT
  FRIDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

LSZ249>251-266-267-310445-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0033.141031T0300Z-141031T1800Z/
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI-MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI-
GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI-
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
431 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 PM
EDT FRIDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 PM
EDT FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS
  OF UP TO 34 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 41 KNOTS.
  THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET WITH A
  MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 24 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 3 AM EDT FRIDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM EDT FRIDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
543 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014


LMZ323-342-344>346-310545-
/O.CON.KAPX.GL.W.0019.141031T0900Z-141101T0300Z/
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
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-
543 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 PM EDT FRIDAY...

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND
PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS
WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET
OF GALE CONDITIONS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER WESTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR LATE THIS AFTERNOON...TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. BEHIND THE COLD FRONT STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
INCREASE TO 10 TO 20 KTS WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 KTS AT TIMES. WAVES
ARE EXPECTED TO BUILD TO 6 FEET OR MORE ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.
CONDITIONS SHOULD BE LESS SEVERE ALONG THE NORTH SHORE.

LSZ121-146>148-310445-
/O.CON.KDLH.GL.W.0006.141030T2100Z-141031T1200Z/
BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-
SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
338 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY THIS
  EVENING.

* WIND GUSTS.....GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET FOR OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
332 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALES LIKELY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.AN INTENSE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DROPPING SOUTH THROUGH THE
REGION WILL USHER A COLD AIR MASS FROM CENTRAL CANADA INTO THE
AREA. THE COLD AIR WILL ARRIVE ON GALE-FORCE NORTH WINDS.

LMZ521-522-541>543-310445-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0011.141031T0800Z-141101T0300Z/
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-
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-
332 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR FRIDAY
  MORNING...WHEN SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS AROUND 35 KNOTS ARE
  EXPECTED. A FEW STORM-FORCE GUSTS TO AROUND 50 KNOTS ARE ALSO
  POSSIBLE DURING THAT TIME...MAINLY IN THE VICINITY OF THE
  NORTHERN PART OF THE DOOR PENINSULA.

* WAVES...THE HIGHEST WAVES...6 TO 10 FEET...ARE EXPECTED TO
  OCCUR FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS AROUND 35 KNOTS OR GREATER ARE
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
326 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

LMZ261-362-364-563-310430-
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.W.0036.141031T0600Z-141101T0300Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
326 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...UP TO 45 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 50 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...UP TO 18 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...UP TO 23 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

MTF

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