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whus73 kapx 190204
mwwapx
280 

urgent - marine weather message
national weather service gaylord mi
1004 pm edt thu sep 18 2014

lmz341-342-344>346-191015-
/o.con.kapx.gl.a.0004.140919t2100z-140920t1500z/
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-
1004 pm edt thu sep 18 2014

...gale watch remains in effect from friday afternoon through
saturday morning...

a gale watch remains in effect from friday afternoon through
saturday morning. 

* please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed 
  information. 

precautionary/preparedness actions 

a gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased...but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. it is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans. 

$$
whus73 klot 190201
mwwlot

lmz743>745-191015-
/o.ext.klot.sc.y.0083.140920t0300z-140920t2100z/
calumet harbor to gary-gary to burns harbor-
burns harbor to michigan city-
901 pm cdt thu sep 18 2014

...small craft advisory now in effect from 10 pm friday to 4 pm
cdt saturday...

* winds...to 25 kt.

* significant waves...to 4 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.

&&

$$
whus73 klot 190201
mwwlot
272 

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.

&&

$$
whus73 kmkx 190150
mwwmkx

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.

&&

$$

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