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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
940 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LMZ248-250-060900-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
940 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

NOTE...WAVE HEIGHT FORECASTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
556 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

LMZ248-250-060700-
/O.NEW.KMQT.SC.Y.0132.150306T1300Z-150307T0100Z/
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
556 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM EST FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 25 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHWEST...WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES
  WILL BE 3 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 4 FEET
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 PM FRIDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM FRIDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PETRO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
325 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED ON FRIDAY...

.GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY MORNING AS THE PRESSURE
GRADIENT TIGHTENS ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL
CONTINUE INTO EARLY FRIDAY EVENING...THEN WILL DIMINISH BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES WILL BE LIMITED DO TO ICE COVERAGE ON LAKE
MICHIGAN.

LMZ541>543-060530-
/O.NEW.KGRB.SC.Y.0020.150306T1300Z-150307T0300Z/
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-
325 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 9 PM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 9 PM CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KTS FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KTS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FT ON ICE FREE AREAS.

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.

&&

$$
BERSCH

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
324 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ541>543-060545-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
324 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 WITH A FEW
GUSTS TO 25 KTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3
FT OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KTS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...W WIND 10 TO 15 KTS. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

SEE LAKE MICHIGAN OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

BERSCH


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
226 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-062030-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
226 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WIND CHILLS WILL DROP TO 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ008-060400-
CHIPPEWA COUNTY...SAULT STE MARIE-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 6 BELOW. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 10 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
7 BELOW. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  4 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
2 BELOW. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ015-060400-
MACKINAC COUNTY...ST IGNACE-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 2 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT 12 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 4 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS
7 MPH.
AT  2 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
1 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
2 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ016-060400-
EMMET COUNTY...PETOSKEY-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
3 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
1 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
5 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ017-060400-
CHEBOYGAN COUNTY...CHEBOYGAN-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 1 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS
6 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 4 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS
6 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
1 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
3 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ019-060400-
CHARLEVOIX COUNTY...CHARLEVOIX-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
3 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
1 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
4 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH. WIND CHILL 12 BELOW.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
6 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH. WIND CHILL 9 BELOW.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ020-060400-
LEELANAU COUNTY...LELAND-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
5 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
4 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
6 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
9 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ021-060400-
ANTRIM COUNTY...MANCELONA-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
3 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  4 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
5 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

MIZ022-060400-
OTSEGO COUNTY...GAYLORD-
900 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
AT 10 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
2 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 12 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
6 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  2 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
2 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  4 AM...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE
3 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.

$$

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