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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
454 PM EST Sun Feb 23 2020

LSZ240>242-263-240500-
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-200224T0500Z/
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-
454 PM EST Sun Feb 23 2020 /354 PM CST Sun Feb 23 2020/

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST /11 PM CST/
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and waves
  7 to 10 feet occurring.

* WHERE...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, Black River to Ontonagon MI and
  Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI.

* WHEN...Until midnight EST /11 PM CST/ tonight.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

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