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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
405 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASE TO GALES LATER THIS MORNING...

..NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN TO GALE FORCE BY
MID-MORNING AS DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES THE REGION. THE
NORTHEAST GALES WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES. THE GALE FORCE WINDS WILL
CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING AS THE LOW PASSES TO THE SOUTH OF THE
AREA. WINDS WILL EASE OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING...BUT
WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED FOR A TIME AFTER THE GALE WARNING
EXPIRES.

THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...HIGH WAVES AND COLDER
TEMPERATURES BEING PULLED ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN WILL ALSO PRODUCE
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LATER TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

LMZ645-646-011815-
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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
405 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 AM CST
MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING
TO 3 AM CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 3 AM CST MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 AM CST
MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...RISING UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS BY MID-MORNING INTO TONIGHT. WINDS TURN NORTH
  AND DECREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT AND 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: 5 TO 7 FEET...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS MORNING
  INTO TONIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET MONDAY MORNING AND 2
  TO 4 FEET BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES WILL PRODUCE HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LATER THIS
  MORNING INTO LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
AUGURING. 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 MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
405 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASE TO GALES LATER THIS MORNING...

..NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN TO GALE FORCE BY
MID-MORNING AS DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES THE REGION. THE
NORTHEAST GALES WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES. THE GALE FORCE WINDS WILL
CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING AS THE LOW PASSES TO THE SOUTH OF THE
AREA. WINDS WILL EASE OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING...BUT
WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED FOR A TIME AFTER THE GALE WARNING
EXPIRES.

THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...HIGH WAVES AND COLDER
TEMPERATURES BEING PULLED ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN WILL ALSO PRODUCE
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LATER TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

LMZ643-644-011815-
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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
405 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 AM CST
MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING
TO 3 AM CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 3 AM CST MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 AM CST
MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...RISING UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS BY MID-MORNING INTO TONIGHT. WINDS TURN NORTH
  AND DECREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT AND 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: 4 TO 8 FEET...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS MORNING
  INTO TONIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET MONDAY MORNING AND 2
  TO 4 FEET BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES WILL PRODUCE HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LATER THIS
  MORNING INTO LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
AUGURING. 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.

&&

$$

REM
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
423 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ017-012130-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
423 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING MON...

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 35 KT W OF 96W...SHIFTING
TO N TO NE 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

AMZ031-012115-
CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W INCLUDING COLOMBIA
BASIN-
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...NE TO E WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...
SHIFTING TO NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...AND 9
TO 13 FT ELSEWHERE.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE TO E 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

AMZ111-012115-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W-
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO N 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

AMZ113-012115-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N BETWEEN 70W AND 77W-
412 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N OF 29N...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW
25 TO 35 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO
SW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF 29N...AND 7 TO 9 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N OF 29N...SW TO W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO
NW 25 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO W
TO NW LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT N OF 29N... AND 7 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
311 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT TO BRING GALE FORCE GUSTS LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS AND THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY EVENING. BEHIND THE FRONT EXPECT
VERY STRONG WINDS TO DEVELOP. SUSTAINED WINDS APPROACHING GALE
FORCE WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE COASTAL
AND NEARSHORE WATERS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL THEN
PREVAIL THROUGH THE LATE MORNING.

GMZ270-275-011715-
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WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
311 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO NOON CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO NOON CST MONDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED 25 TO 30 KNOTS...WITH FREQUENT GUSTS 35 TO 40
  KNOTS.

* SEAS: INCREASING TO 9 TO 11 FEET.

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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
311 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT TO BRING GALE FORCE GUSTS LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS AND THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY EVENING. BEHIND THE FRONT EXPECT
VERY STRONG WINDS TO DEVELOP. SUSTAINED WINDS APPROACHING GALE
FORCE WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE COASTAL
AND NEARSHORE WATERS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL THEN
PREVAIL THROUGH THE LATE MORNING.

GMZ250-255-011715-
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COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
311 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO NOON CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO NOON CST MONDAY.


* WINDS: SUSTAINED 25 TO 30 KNOTS...WITH FREQUENT GUSTS 35 TO 40
  KNOTS.

* SEAS: INCREASING TO 7 TO 9.



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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
407 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

ANZ530>532-535-536-538>541-011715-
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CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO
1 AM EST TUESDAY.

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

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 BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
407 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

ANZ533-534-537-542-543-011715-
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/O.NEW.KLWX.GL.W.0006.150202T2000Z-150203T0600Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 3 PM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO
1 AM EST TUESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 3 PM EST
MONDAY.

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ363-462-463-012130-
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/O.NEW.KDTX.UP.W.0005.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM EST MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
EST MONDAY.

* EXPECT HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TO OCCUR FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
  10 AM EST MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 37
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 10 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 14 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 4 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ421-422-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150201T2200Z-150202T0900Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO
  30 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 37 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 12 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ464-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO
  31 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ441>443-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 32 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 36
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 9 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 13 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ820-012030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ825-012030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
325 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

LOZ042>044-062>065-011630-
/O.NEW.KBUF.UP.W.0002.150202T0100Z-150203T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KBUF.GL.W.0004.150202T0400Z-150202T1800Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
325 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 PM EST MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM
EST MONDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...10 TO 14 FEET.

* HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR
  ON VESSELS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND SPRAY FROM WAVE ACTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
324 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S OF NEW ENGLAND

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ815-012015-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
324 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
324 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S OF NEW ENGLAND

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ810-012015-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
324 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO
18 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ035-020015-
SUMNER STRAIT-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ021-020015-
ICY STRAIT-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ022-020015-
CROSS SOUND-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ034-020015-
FREDERICK SOUND-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 75 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 70 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ031-020015-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
75 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 75 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 12
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
GUSTS TO 70 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ032-020015-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 10
FT BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ013-020015-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
920 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 12
FT BUILDING TO 14 FT LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ043-020000-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
55 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT LATE.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 12 FT
BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 50
KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 12 FT.
SW SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ051-020000-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT LATE.
.SUN...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT
BUILDING TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 11 FT. S SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ041-020000-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
905 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 10 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 15 FT. SW
SWELL. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

LMZ740>742-011130-
/O.CON.KLOT.SC.Y.0015.150201T1200Z-150201T1800Z/
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.W.0008.150201T1800Z-150202T0700Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO NOON CST
SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 1 AM CST
MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST GALES TO 40 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 14 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 18 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.

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 CHICAGO IL
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

LMZ743>745-011130-
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.W.0008.150201T1800Z-150202T0700Z/
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 1 AM CST
MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST GALES TO 40 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 14 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 18 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

LMZ080-671-673-675-777-779-872-874-876-878-011130-
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.W.0008.150201T1800Z-150202T0700Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
929 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 1 AM CST
MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST GALES TO 40 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 14 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 18 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.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ138-011315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ132-011315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 20 KT NORTH OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT EXCEPT 20 KT NORTH OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ127-011315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
321 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ165-011330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ172-011330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ150-011330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. HIGHER GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 26 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ155-011330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
305 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 25 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

ARCTIC ALASKA COASTAL WATERS OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-
THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ245-011430-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT DECREASING TO 30 KT BY MORNING. BLOWING
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 40 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 35 KT.

$$

CF/ET JAN 15

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