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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
352 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

LMZ847>849-020400-
/O.NEW.KGRR.SC.Y.0045.141002T0900Z-141002T2100Z/
GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-
PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
352 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM EDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  THURSDAY.

* WAVES...1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TOWARD DAYBREAK AND
  CONTINUING ON THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$

JK

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ847-020315-
GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TOWARD
DAYBREAK.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ848-020315-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK. HEAVY SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ849-020315-
PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
350 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TOWARD DAYBREAK.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TOWARD DAYBREAK.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
340 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-022045-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
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 POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 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 PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 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-
340 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY AT TIMES THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

GALES ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN.

&&

$$

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Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ031-012200-
MANISTEE COUNTY...MANISTEE-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. SOUTH WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 54. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ032-012200-
WEXFORD COUNTY...CADILLAC-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 61. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 56. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 52. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ033-012200-
MISSAUKEE COUNTY...LAKE CITY-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 61. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 53. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ034-012200-
ROSCOMMON COUNTY...HOUGHTON LAKE-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 61. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 54. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ035-012200-
OGEMAW COUNTY...WEST BRANCH-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ036-012200-
IOSCO COUNTY...EAST TAWAS-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  7 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. EAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 56. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ041-012200-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 57. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 52. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

MIZ042-012200-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
400 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  7 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 56. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

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