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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.EARLY APRIL RAINS AND SNOWMELT OVER THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI BASIN IS
RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER..

RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES .

&&

IAC045-163-ILC161-195-250733-
/O.EXT.KDVN.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-140427T1200Z/
/CMMI4.1.ER.140422T1130Z.140423T2110Z.140426T0000Z.NO/
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CAMANCHE.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.
* AT  9:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.1 FEET...AND STEADY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS  17 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...RISE TO 17.1 FEET TODAY. FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT  17 FEET...WATER AFFECTS LOW-LYING RESIDENCES AT
  ALBANY.

&&

LAT...LON 4176 9033 4173 9027 4180 9015 4188 9012 4189 9020

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.EARLY APRIL RAINS AND SNOWMELT OVER THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI BASIN IS
RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER..

RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES .

&&

IAC139-163-ILC161-250732-
/O.EXT.KDVN.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-140429T1200Z/
/RCKI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140424T1800Z.140428T0000Z.NO/
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT ROCK ISLAND LD15.
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 10:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.3 FEET...AND STEADY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS  15 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...RISE TO 15.4 FEET TODAY. FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SUNDAY
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT  16 FEET...WATER AFFECTS LE CLAIRE PARK.

&&

LAT...LON 4146 9086 4141 9085 4143 9066 4152 9043 4156 9046

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.EARLY APRIL RAINS AND SNOWMELT OVER THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI BASIN IS
RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER..

RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES .

&&

IAC115-139-ILC131-161-250732-
/O.EXT.KDVN.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-140429T0000Z/
/MUSI4.1.ER.140423T2350Z.140425T0600Z.140427T1200Z.NO/
1033 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MUSCATINE.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT 10:15 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.1 FEET...AND STEADY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS  16 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FORECAST...RISE TO 16.1 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT  16 FEET...WATER AFFECTS THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
  RIVERSIDE PARK PARKING LOT.

&&

LAT...LON 4141 9108 4124 9114 4124 9108 4140 9102 4144 9103

$$


Small Craft Advisory


NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR WISCONSIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1039 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ646-242030-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
1039 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO
25 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN EASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS.
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

SEE LAKE MICHIGAN OPEN WATERS FORECAST FOR SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

CRAVEN

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ043-242230-
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ043-046-242245-
/O.CON.KIWX.SC.Y.0022.140424T1600Z-140425T0300Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS ARE LIKELY...AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN
4 FEET ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR
UPDATES...OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX/?N=MARINE

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ046-242230-
MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
1036 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
916 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...QUICKLY INCREASING WINDS THIS MORNING...

LMZ740>745-242230-
/O.CON.KLOT.SC.Y.0050.140424T1500Z-140425T0300Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
916 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO 30 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 6 FT ALONG THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE. TO 4
  FT ALONG THE INDIANA NEARSHORE.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 8 FT ALONG THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

BEACHLER

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
915 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

LMZ740>742-242145-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
915 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT BY NOON...THEN INCREASING TO 30 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
915 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

LMZ743>745-242145-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
915 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT BY NOON...THEN INCREASING TO 30 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$
BEACHLER

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
953 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ844>849-250800-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0014.140424T1600Z-140425T0800Z/
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-
953 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...1 TO 3 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.

&&

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ844-242115-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST LATE IN THE
DAY. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS VEERING NORTH LATE
AT NIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TOWARD DAYBREAK.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ845-242115-
SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE DAY. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TOWARD DAYBREAK.

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ846-242115-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-
952 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE DAY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS TOWARD DAYBREAK. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE DAY. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
318 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...BRISK SOUTHEAST WINDS TODAY...

.LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE PLAINS AND RETREATING HIGH
PRESSURE WILL RESULT IN A DEVELOPING TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT
TODAY...THIS WILL RESULT IN BRISK SOUTHEAST WIND. LOOK FOR GUSTS
TO REACH OR EXCEED 25 KNOTS WITH WAVES AS HIGH AS 6 FEET.

LMZ643>646-241630-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0043.140424T1500Z-140425T0300Z/
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-
318 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY
  MID MORNING.

* WAVES: 2 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$
HENTZ

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1152 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>043-047>051-251100-
CASS-DE WITT-FULTON-KNOX-LOGAN-MARSHALL-MASON-MCLEAN-MENARD-
MORGAN-PEORIA-SANGAMON-SCHUYLER-SCOTT-STARK-TAZEWELL-WOODFORD-
1152 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO TRACK ACROSS THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO BRING PERIODIC CHANCES
FOR THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA STARTING SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING
INTO AT LEAST TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1152 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ILZ044>046-052>057-061-251100-
CHAMPAIGN-CHRISTIAN-COLES-DOUGLAS-EDGAR-MACON-MOULTRIE-PIATT-
SHELBY-VERMILION-
1152 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS AND EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO TRACK ACROSS THE AREA
THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO BRING PERIODIC CHANCES
FOR THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA STARTING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND
CONTINUING INTO AT LEAST TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1016 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ740>745-251530-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
1016 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND THE INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

STRONG WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

STRONG WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
FOR SMALL CRAFT FRIDAY...AND FOR A MORE PROLONGED PERIOD AGAIN
SATURDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
459 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ043-046-250900-
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
459 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH SOUTHEAST GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

WINDS AND WAVES WILL LIKELY EXCEED SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA
AT TIMES FRIDAY...AND THEN AGAIN SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX/?N=MARINE

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
346 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-250900-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
346 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA TODAY AND
TONIGHT. NO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED.

AREA RIVERS ARE EXPERIENCING FLOODING. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST
FLOOD STATEMENTS AND FLOOD WARNINGS FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL BE SEEN ACROSS THE
AREA FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH MANY ROUNDS OF
RAIN EXPECTED.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY. AT THIS TIME IT IS TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE THE THREAT OF
ANY SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
329 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ643>646-250830-
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-
329 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING DUE TO
BRISK SOUTHEAST WINDS AND INCREASING WAVES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY AGAIN FRIDAY DUE TO
BRISK WEST WINDS AS LOW PRESSURE REACHES THE UPPER GREAT LAKES.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY BE REACHED FOR MUCH OF
THE TIME SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY DUE TO BRISK EAST TO NORTHEAST
WINDS.

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HENTZ

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
329 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-250830-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
329 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN...SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND EARLY THIS EVENING
AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS WISCONSIN. SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
417 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-060>065-067>072-250830-
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-
BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-
PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-
DECATUR-KNOX-DAVIESS-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-
417 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE.

HAZARDS: LIGHTNING.

TIMING: AFTER 8 PM TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION: A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
TONIGHT...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. WIDESPREAD SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT
EXPECTED...BUT LIGHTNING IS A THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES EARLY
NEXT WEEK. WIDESPREAD SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

DISCUSSION: A BROAD LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH
THE AREA LATE IN THE WEEKEND THROUGH NEXT WEEK...WITH A PROLONGED
PERIOD OF UNSETTLED WEATHER LIKELY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$

NIELD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
347 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

LMZ844>849-250800-
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-
347 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY INTO TONIGHT WILL BE
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

WDM

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