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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
317 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS TO BUILD HIGH WAVES SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY NIGHT
AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE SWINGS THROUGH THE AREA. THE
FAVORABLE ONSHORE FETCH OF THESE WINDS SHOULD HELP BUILD HIGH
WAVES THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING THAT WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
FOLLOWING THE DIMINISHING WINDS.

LMZ541>543-140530-
/O.NEW.KGRB.SC.Y.0014.160214T2100Z-160215T1200Z/
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
317 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEASTERLY 15 TO 25 KNOTS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING...DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT AND SHIFTING SOUTHWESTERLY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT IN
  ICE FREE AREAS. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TOWARDS MONDAY MORNING
  AS WINDS WEAKEN AND TURN SOUTHWESTERLY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
415 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

LMZ248-250-140515-
/O.NEW.KMQT.SC.Y.0020.160214T2100Z-160215T1200Z/
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
415 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 22 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTH...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 27 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE
  6 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 9 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND MIDNIGHT EST MONDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM EST MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

RJT

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
302 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS EXPECTED SUNDAY AHEAD OF A TROUGH...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE ON SUNDAY AHEAD OF A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE. WAVES WILL RISE AS WELL TO THE 3 TO 5 FOOT RANGE IN ICE
FREE AREAS.

LMZ643>646-140515-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0016.160214T1800Z-160215T1200Z/
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-
302 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
6 AM CST MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS GRADUALLY SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
  SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 5 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

LMZ844>849-140430-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160214T0500Z/
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-
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS WILL TURN NORTHEAST AND
  DIMINISH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING WILL SUBISDE TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

WDM


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
351 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

LMZ643>646-142200-
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-
351 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM
12 PM SUNDAY TO 6 AM MONDAY FOR BRISK SOUTH WINDS AND HIGH WAVES
AS A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES FROM THE WEST.

$$

JTS

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
351 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-142200-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
351 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR OUR SOUTHWESTERN ONE-
QUARTER OF OUR FORECAST AREA FROM 7 AM TO 9 AM CST SUNDAY. ONE TO
FOUR INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT AS AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS IOWA AND NORTHERN ILLINOIS.
THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS SHOULD BE SOUTH AND WEST OF MADISON WITH
PERHAPS 2 TO 3 INCHES OVER EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN. AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS POSSIBLE GIVEN THE POWDERY NATURE OF
THE SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT THOUGH ANY
SNOWFALL REPORTS WILL BE APPRECIATED ON SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
326 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

MNZ079-088-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-053-055-141200-
WABASHA-WINONA-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-
MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-VERNON-RICHLAND-
326 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL MOVE INTO PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
WESTERN WISCONSIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE
LESS THAN A HALF INCH THROUGH SUNRISE SUNDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

PERIODS OF MAINLY LIGHT SNOW WILL IMPACT THE AREA ON SUNDAY INTO
SUNDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 94. 1 TO 3 INCHES
OF SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED DURING THIS TIME. SOME SLICK
TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ON UNTREATED ROADS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED BUT SNOWFALL REPORTS ARE
ALWAYS APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-
042-142030-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
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-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
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-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-CHIPPEWA-
MACKINAC-EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-PRESQUE ISLE-CHARLEVOIX-LEELANAU-ANTRIM-
OTSEGO-MONTMORENCY-ALPENA-BENZIE-GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-CRAWFORD-
OSCODA-ALCONA-MANISTEE-WEXFORD-MISSAUKEE-ROSCOMMON-OGEMAW-IOSCO-
GLADWIN-ARENAC-
330 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...
EASTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...AND ADJACENT NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN...LAKE HURON AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN THIS AFTERNOON...ALTHOUGH WEAKEN OVERNIGHT. EXPECT
AREAS OF LOWER VISIBILITIES AND SLIPPERY ROADS IN THE STRONGEST
BANDS.

WIND CHILLS WILL BE DANGEROUSLY COLD TONIGHT. SEE CURRENT WIND
CHILL ADVISORIES FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

COLD TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE WEEKEND MAY LEAD TO ICE JAMMING ON
AREA RIVERS.

THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR A MIX OF WINTRY WEATHER THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AT ANY TIME.
REPORTS MAY BE MADE IN ANY OF THESE THREE WAYS:

ONLINE:   WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

FACEBOOK: FACEBOOK.COM/NWSGAYLORD

TWITTER:  TWITTER.COM/NWSGAYLORD

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1147 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

MNZ041>045-048>053-058>063-066-068>070-077-078-WIZ014>016-023>028-
141800-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-POPE-STEARNS-BENTON-
SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-
WASHINGTON-MCLEOD-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-RICE-GOODHUE-POLK-BARRON-
RUSK-ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
1147 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND LAST THROUGH SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW CONTINUING IN THE MORNING WILL BRING ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3
INCHES GENERALLY...ALTHOUGH EAST CENTRAL MN THROUGH WEST CENTRAL
WI MAY SEE LITTLE ACCUMULATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
411 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

LMZ844>849-140845-
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-
411 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES WILL REMAIN A HAZARD TO SMALLER CRAFT THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

MEADE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
411 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-140845-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
411 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TRAVEL WILL REMAIN DANGEROUS ALONG THE LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE TODAY
DUE TO RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY AND ROAD CONDITIONS IN SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE COULD BE SLIPPERY DUE TO A WIDESPREAD
SNOWFALL OF AN INCH OR TWO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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