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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1027 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

LEZ142>144-252100-
/O.EXP.KCLE.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-141125T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KCLE.SC.Y.0051.141125T1527Z-141125T2100Z/
/O.CON.KCLE.LO.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-141125T2100Z/
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
1027 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR LAKE ERIE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM FROM
MAUMEE BAY TO VERMILION THIS AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT. A LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4
PM EST THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST THIS
  EVENING AND DIMINISH TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS TONIGHT.

* WAVES: WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
  LATE AFTERNOON AND 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.

* LOW WATER: WATER LEVELS ON THE WESTERN BASIN OF LAKE ERIE ARE
  BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. AT 10 AM EST... THE
  WATER LEVEL AT TOLEDO WAS AT THE LOW WATER DATUM ...OR ABOUT 2
  INCHES BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. THE WATER
  LEVEL WILL RISE THIS AFTERNOON AND BE ABOVE THE CRITICAL MARK
  DURING THE MID AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. VESSELS MAY BOTTOM
OUT OR BECOME GROUNDED. CONTACT THE COAST GUARD FOR THE LATEST
WATER LEVEL. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION OR CONSIDER
WAITING UNTIL WATER LEVELS RISE.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1027 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

LEZ162>164-252100-
/O.EXP.KCLE.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-141125T1500Z/
/O.CON.KCLE.LO.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-141125T2100Z/
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
1027 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

THE GALE WARNING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. A LOW WATER ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST THIS
  EVENING AND DIMINISH TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS TONIGHT.

* WAVES: WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
  LATE AFTERNOON AND 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.

* LOW WATER: WATER LEVELS ON THE WESTERN BASIN OF LAKE ERIE ARE
  BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. AT 10 AM EST... THE
  WATER LEVEL AT TOLEDO WAS AT THE LOW WATER DATUM ...OR ABOUT 2
  INCHES BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. THE WATER
  LEVEL WILL RISE THIS AFTERNOON AND BE ABOVE THE CRITICAL MARK
  DURING THE MID AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
BELOW THE CRITICAL MARK FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. VESSELS MAY BOTTOM
OUT OR BECOME GROUNDED. CONTACT THE COAST GUARD FOR THE LATEST
WATER LEVEL. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION OR CONSIDER
WAITING UNTIL WATER LEVELS RISE.

&&

$$

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