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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
422 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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/O.NEW.KCLE.SC.Y.0042.141025T1500Z-141027T0200Z/
AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
422 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY
  AND SHIFT TO THE WEST. WINDS WILL VARY FROM WEST TO NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT THEN DECREASE TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS ON SUNDAY.

* WAVES: WAVES WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES
  WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY AND DROP BELOW
  4 FEET ON SUNDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET
OR MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
OR RETURN TO PORT PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
418 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

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AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-GENEVA-
ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
418 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN CLEARING LATE. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES
SPRINKLES THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF TOLEDO IS 52 DEGREES...OFF CLEVELAND 58
DEGREES AND OFF ERIE 56 DEGREES.

$$

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