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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
355 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...BREEZY WEST NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED TODAY...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL DEVELOP TODAY...BETWEEN HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS...AND LOW PRESSURE WELL TO THE
NORTHEAST OF THE REGION. THIS WILL RESULT IN BREEZY WEST NORTHWEST
WINDS. ANY HIGH WAVES WILL REMAIN OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

LMZ643>646-251700-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0077.141025T1500Z-141025T2200Z/
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-
355 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 5 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS: WEST NORTHWEST INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WINDS WILL
  WEAKEN BY LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET...HIGHER OVER THE OPEN WATERS.

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.

&&

$$
WOOD
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
411 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ844>849-251615-
/O.NEW.KGRR.SC.Y.0054.141025T2100Z-141026T2100Z/
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 EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM EDT SUNDAY...

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

* WINDS...WEST INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON
  BECOMING NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING WITH GUSTS
  TOWARDS 30 KNOTS. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATE TONIGHT AND
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TOWARDS EVENING. WAVES WILL PEAK
  AFTER DARK IN THE 4 TO 7 FOOT RANGE BEFORE SUBSIDING GRADUALLY DURING
  THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

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.

&&

$$

DUKE

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
406 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ221-248-250-251615-
/O.EXT.KMQT.SC.Y.0078.141025T0806Z-141026T1000Z/
GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
PASSAGE-SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
406 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 22 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHWEST...WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES
  WILL BE 6 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 8 FEET
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 9 PM EDT
  SATURDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 5 AM EDT
  THIS MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
300 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO DEVELOP ON SATURDAY...

.GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THROUGH MORNING IN THE WAKE
OF A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE. WINDS WILL REMAIN WEST/NORTHWEST...
WHICH WILL LIMIT WAVE ACTION ON THE BAY AND NEARSHORE WATERS.

LMZ521-522-541-251600-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0066.141025T1500Z-141026T0300Z/
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
300 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
  KTS FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WAVES...OFFSHORE WINDS ALONG WITH LIMITED FETCH AND DURATION
  WILL HOLD WAVES TO 1 TO 3 FT. SLIGHTLY HIGHER WAVES ARE
  POSSIBLE TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS AND NEAR DEATHS DOOR.

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 GREEN BAY WI
300 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO DEVELOP ON SATURDAY...

.GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THROUGH MORNING IN THE WAKE
OF A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE. WINDS WILL REMAIN WEST/NORTHWEST...
WHICH WILL LIMIT WAVE ACTION ON THE BAY AND NEARSHORE WATERS.

LMZ542-543-251600-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0066.141025T1500Z-141025T2200Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY WI TO TWO RIVERS WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS WI TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
300 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 5 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 KTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KTS FROM
  LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...OFFSHORE WINDS ALONG WITH LIMITED FETCH AND DURATION
  WILL HOLD WAVES TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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 GAYLORD MI
354 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ341-342-344>346-251600-
/O.EXT.KAPX.SC.Y.0057.000000T0000Z-141026T2200Z/
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-
354 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
544 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ643>646-261015-
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-
544 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM THE MIDDLE MORNING
THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS TODAY...DUE TO BREEZY WEST
NORTHWEST WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT...WITH
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT NORTH OF NORTH POINT
LIGHTHOUSE...AS A WARM FRONT MOVES NORTHEAST THROUGH THE REGION.

THERE ARE CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT...AS
LOW PRESSURE AND A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. NO SEVERE
WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS LIKELY FOR TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY
NIGHT...FOR GUSTY WEST WINDS BEHIND A COLD FRONT.

$$
WOOD
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
427 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-261030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
427 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DRY CONDITIONS AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CREATE AN INCREASED
FIRE DANGER ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTHLAND.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY...MAINLY ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN THAT ARE SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
440 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ844>849-260845-
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-
440 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TODAY AND BECOME A HAZARD
TO SMALLER CRAFT BY LATE AFTERNOON. HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED ON THE LAKE FOR SMALL CRAFT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF
THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WAVES OF 3 TO 6 FEET SUNDAY MORNING WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH
THE COURSE OF THE DAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING OVER LAKE MICHIGAN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

DUKE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
253 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

LMZ521-522-541>543-260800-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
253 AM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT
LATE THIS MORNING THOUGH MID-EVENING TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

AA/MPC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
329 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MIZ001-003-006-007-261200-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-ALGER-LUCE-
329 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN AND CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS MAY GUST AS HIGH AS 40 MPH THROUGH THIS
EVENING NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR...ESPECIALLY OVER THE KEWEENAW AND EAST
OF MARQUETTE. THE WAVES WHIPPED UP BY THESE GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE
SOME MINOR BEACH EROSION ALONG THE LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AT TIMES LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE NEED FOR WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MIZ020-251300-
LEELANAU COUNTY...LELAND-
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.NOW...
AT  8 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 52. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT 10 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 53. WEST WINDS 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
25 MPH.
AT 12 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 55. WEST WINDS 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
30 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 56. WEST WINDS 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
30 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MIZ025-251300-
BENZIE COUNTY...FRANKFORT-
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.NOW...
AT  8 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 53. WEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT 10 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 54. WEST WINDS 13 MPH.
AT 12 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 56. WEST WINDS 16 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 56. WEST WINDS 16 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MIZ031-251300-
MANISTEE COUNTY...MANISTEE-
700 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.NOW...
AT  8 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 52. WEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT 10 AM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 53. WEST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT 12 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 56. WEST WINDS 15 MPH.
AT  2 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 57. WEST WINDS 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
30 MPH.

$$

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