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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
953 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LHZ345-347>349-LMZ323-342-344>346-LSZ321-211000-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-141021T2200Z/
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
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-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
953 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT TUESDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$


WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
953 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ345-346-211000-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
953 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT WINDS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
952 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ250-211000-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0076.000000T0000Z-141021T1500Z/
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
952 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT TUESDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 25 KNOTS FROM THE NORTH...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 31 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  5 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 7 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 9 PM EDT MONDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 7 AM EDT TUESDAY.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 22 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.

&&

$$

JS

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
952 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ844>849-211000-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-141022T1200Z/
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-
952 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

JAM

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
847 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...INCREASING NORTH WINDS OVERNIGHT...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER
THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES AND HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH WILL RESULT
IN INCREASING NORTH WINDS OVERNIGHT ALONG WITH BUILDING WAVES.
WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 25 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY.

WINDS WILL DECREASE TUESDAY EVENING...BUT WITH THE NORTHERLY
FETCH...WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE UNTIL LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

LMZ643>646-211000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0076.141021T0300Z-141022T0600Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
847 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS: NORTH 5 TO 15 KNOTS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. THE WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHEAST AND
  DECREASE TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY TUESDAY EVENING..AND 5 TO 10 KNOTS
  OVERNIGHT TUESDAY.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

MBK

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR WISCONSIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
841 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ643-211015-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
841 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. ISOLATED SPRINKLES. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
941 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ849-210915-
PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
941 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. PATCHY LIGHT
DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET TOWARD DAYBREAK.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING NORTH. SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 1 FOOT.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
920 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LMZ250-210800-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
920 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON THEN CLEARING. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ541>543-210445-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KTS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KTS VEERING NE AT 10 TO 15 KTS EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...EASING TO 2 TO 4 FT. PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...E WIND 5 TO 10 KTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SUNNY.

$$

SEE LAKE MICHIGAN OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...INCREASING NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

..NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE LATER ON THIS EVENING...IN A TIGHTENING
PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING EAST FROM
EASTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...AND HIGH PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PLAINS. THE GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL
CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY MORNING...BEFORE EASING.

LMZ541>543-210445-
/O.NEW.KGRB.SC.Y.0065.141020T2033Z-141021T1500Z/
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-
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KTS...WITH GUSTS
  TO 30 KTS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OVER 20 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
848 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ643>646-220200-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
848 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR INCREASING NORTH
WINDS OVERNIGHT...BUILDING HIGH WAVES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT AS
BRISK NORTH WINDS KEEP HIGH WAVES IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS BEFORE
BOTH WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

MBK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
339 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ521-522-541>543-212045-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
339 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES WILL RESULT IN CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ON LAKE MICHIGAN TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES WILL RESULT IN
CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ON LAKE MICHIGAN TUESDAY
MORNING.

$$

MG/TSK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
334 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ844>849-210745-
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-
334 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

WINDS AND WAVES WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH THIS COMING WEEK.

$$

WDM CAS 93


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ020-210400-
LEELANAU COUNTY...LELAND-
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 45. NORTHWEST
WINDS 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTH WINDS 16 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 30 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTH WINDS 17 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 30 MPH.
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 43. NORTH WINDS 18 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ025-210400-
BENZIE COUNTY...FRANKFORT-
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 46. NORTH WINDS
9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 45. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTH WINDS 10 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

MIZ031-210400-
MANISTEE COUNTY...MANISTEE-
1000 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURE 45. NORTH WINDS
9 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTH WINDS 11 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 43. NORTH WINDS 11 MPH.
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 43. NORTH WINDS 11 MPH.

$$

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