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Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
901 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATER FRIDAY TO SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-868-870-191015-
/O.UPG.KLOT.GL.A.0019.140919T2100Z-140920T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.GL.W.0031.140919T2100Z-140920T1500Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
901 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...GALES 35 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 11 FT

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 14 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
901 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATER FRIDAY TO SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

LMZ740>742-191015-
/O.EXT.KLOT.SC.Y.0083.140919T2100Z-140920T2100Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
901 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 4 PM
CDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...TO 25 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 5 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 7 FT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES ON FRIDAY...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON
FRIDAY WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING
WAVES. WIND GUSTS WILL INCREASE TO 25 KNOTS LATER FRIDAY MORNING
OR IN THE AFTERNOON WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD TO
EXCEED 4 FEET.

THE BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY...AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEAR SHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN FROM LATE FRIDAY MORNING NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON...AND
BEGINNING FRIDAY AFTERNOON SOUTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

LMZ643-191000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0068.140919T1400Z-140920T2100Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 4 PM
CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY MID FRIDAY MORNING. GUSTS TO 30
  KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE WINDS
  WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

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 MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES ON FRIDAY...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON
FRIDAY WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING
WAVES. WIND GUSTS WILL INCREASE TO 25 KNOTS LATER FRIDAY MORNING
OR IN THE AFTERNOON WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD TO
EXCEED 4 FEET.

THE BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY...AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEAR SHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN FROM LATE FRIDAY MORNING NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON...AND
BEGINNING FRIDAY AFTERNOON SOUTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

LMZ644>646-191000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0068.140919T1800Z-140920T2100Z/
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 4 PM
CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTH LATE
  TONIGHT AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THE
  WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
  25 KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$
MBK

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
828 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED FRIDAY...

.WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO VEER SOUTH AND INCREASE AHEAD OF AN
APPROACHING FRONTAL SYSTEM FRIDAY MORNING. WITH SOUTHERLY FLOW...
WAVES WILL QUICKLY BUILD TO HAZARDOUS LEVELS BY MID TO LATE
MORNING. GUSTY WINDS AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL CONTINUE FRIDAY
BEFORE THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT.

LMZ541>543-190930-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0053.140919T1400Z-140921T0000Z/
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-
828 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO
7 PM CDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 15 TO 25 KTS WITH GUST TO 30 KTS FRIDAY
  MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT BY EARLY AFTERNOON...WITH THE
  HIGHER WAVES POSSIBLE TOWARDS THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF DOOR
  COUNTY TOWARDS NORTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
852 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-200200-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
852 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT. THE FOG MAY BECOME
DENSE IN SOME AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF...AND ALONG AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
330 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-191000-
BENTON IA-BUCHANAN IA-BUREAU IL-CARROLL IL-CEDAR IA-CLARK MO-
CLINTON IA-DELAWARE IA-DES MOINES IA-DUBUQUE IA-HANCOCK IL-
HENDERSON IL-HENRY IA-HENRY IL-IOWA IA-JACKSON IA-JEFFERSON IA-
JO DAVIESS IL-JOHNSON IA-JONES IA-KEOKUK IA-LEE IA-LINN IA-LOUISA IA-
MCDONOUGH IL-MERCER IL-MUSCATINE IA-PUTNAM IL-ROCK ISLAND IL-
SCOTLAND MO-SCOTT IA-STEPHENSON IL-VAN BUREN IA-WARREN IL-
WASHINGTON IA-WHITESIDE IL-
330 PM CDT THU SEP 18 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...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE NORTH OF THE
HIGHWAY 30 CORRIDOR LATE FRIDAY NIGHT. A MORE WIDESPREAD CHANCE FOR
THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN OCCUR SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM PUSHES THROUGH THE REGION. LATEST INDICATIONS SUGGEST
THAT IF TEMPERATURES CAN HEAT UP ENOUGH SATURDAY BEFORE THE STORMS
OCCUR...THERE MAY BE A CHANCE THAT A FEW OF THEM WILL BE STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR TONIGHT.

$$

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