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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
343 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...Winds slowly decreasing tonight and Saturday...

.Departing low pressure to the northeast will lead to continued west-
northwest winds over the waters tonight, gusting to near gale force
this evening and weakening overnight. Elevated wave action in outer
Saginaw Bay and the nearshore waters off the northern Thumb will
result in hazardous small craft conditions through Saturday morning.
Winds and wave action will weaken by Saturday as high pressure
builds into the region from the west. Northwest flow will persist,
peaking around 20 kt during the afternoon. Scattered snow showers
will be possible over the lakes late tonight through Saturday before
conditions dry out Sunday. Southwest winds will pick up over Lake
Huron on Sunday as the pressure gradient tightens ahead of an
approaching cold front, and gusts to 25 kt will be possible during
the afternoon and evening.

LHZ421-441-170845-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0080.000000T0000Z-181117T1200Z/
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
343 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES: During the Small Craft Advisory, expect
  sustained winds up to 22 knots from the west with gusts up to
  28 knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 5
  feet with a potential maximum wave height of 7 feet.

* TIMING: The maximum winds are expected around 6 PM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 6 PM EST Friday.

Refer to the latest marine forecasts for greater detail.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 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.

&&

$$

SF

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
303 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ844>849-170415-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-181117T0600Z/
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-
303 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 knots becoming Northwest to 30 knots this
  afternoon.

* WAVES...3 to 5 feet.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
930 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ521-522-541>543-162330-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0079.000000T0000Z-181117T0000Z/
Green Bay south of line from  Cedar River to Rock Island Passage
and north of a line from Oconto WI to Little Sturgeon Bay WI-
Green Bay south of line from  Oconto WI to Little Sturgeon Bay WI-
Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI-
Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI-Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI-
930 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kts.

* WAVES...1 to 3 feet.

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
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LHZ347-348-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181118T0300Z/
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-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM EST
Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ323-342-344-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0074.000000T0000Z-181117T1000Z/
Grand Traverse Bay south of a line Grand Traverse Light to
Norwood MI-
Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge including Little
Traverse Bay-Sleeping Bear Point to Grand Traverse Light MI-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM EST Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LSZ322-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181117T1000Z/
St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E. Potagannissing Bay-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM EST Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LSZ321-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181118T0400Z/
Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM EST
Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LHZ346-349-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181117T1000Z/
St Ignace to False Detour Channel-Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM EST Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ341-345-346-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181117T1000Z/
Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-
Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-
Manistee to Point Betsie MI-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM EST Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LHZ345-162330-
/O.CON.KAPX.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-181117T1000Z/
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-
1020 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 AM EST Saturday.

* 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LSZ248>251-162315-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0123.000000T0000Z-181118T0000Z/
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-Marquette to Munising MI-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
SATURDAY...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST Saturday.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 26 knots from the northwest, with
  gusts up to 35 knots. The largest expected significant waves
  will be 10 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 14 feet
  possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 10 AM EST
  Friday with the largest waves expected around 4 PM EST Friday.

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.

&&

$$

RJC

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ248-250-162315-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0122.000000T0000Z-181117T0000Z/
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 20 knots from the northwest, with
  gusts up to 28 knots. The largest expected significant waves
  will be 4 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 6 feet
  possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 1 PM EST Friday
  with the largest waves expected around 1 PM EST Friday.

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 Marquette MI
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ221-162315-
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0123.000000T0000Z-181117T0000Z/
Green Bay North of line from Cedar River MI to Rock Island
Passage-
1014 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening.

* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...Expect
  sustained winds of up to 20 knots from the northwest, with
  gusts up to 27 knots. The largest expected significant waves
  will be 4 feet with a maximum wave height of up to 5 feet
  possible.

* TIMING...The maximum winds are expected around 11 AM EST
  Friday with the largest waves expected around 4 PM EST Friday.

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 Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
905 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...Brisk Westerly Winds Today...

.Brisk west to northwest winds will persist through late afternoon
in the wake of a surface trough. Any high waves will be over the
open waters of Lake Michigan with the offshore flow.

LMZ643-162315-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0091.000000T0000Z-181117T0000Z/
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
905 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: West to northwest 15 to 20 knots with frequent gusts of
  25 to 30 knots.

* WAVES: 2 to 4 feet, highest toward the open waters of Lake
  Michigan.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
248 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-172100-
Marquette-Green Lake-Fond Du Lac-Sheboygan-Sauk-Columbia-Dodge-
Washington-Ozaukee-Iowa-Dane-Jefferson-Waukesha-Milwaukee-
Lafayette-Green-Rock-Walworth-Racine-Kenosha-
248 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin,
south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Snow will spread into south central Wisconsin by mid evening and
southeast Wisconsin around midnight. Several inches of snow are
expected. While all areas will see at least an inch of snow,
localized areas will see higher amounts. There is a Winter Weather
Advisory in effect for portions of south central Wisconsin.
Hazardous road conditions are likely tonight into early Saturday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Friday

Snow will end from west to east Saturday morning. Hazardous road
conditions may persist through the morning hours.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed, but snowfall amounts are
appreciated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
248 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ643>646-172100-
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-
248 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the nearshore waters from
Sheboygan Wisconsin to Winthrop Harbor Illinois.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

West to northwest winds will remain gusty across the nearshore
waters for the rest of the afternoon. A Small Craft Advisory is
in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Friday

Winds and waves may approach Small Craft Advisory levels Saturday
and again during the middle of next week.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
345 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-170900-
Lake St Clair-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
Lake Huron from 5NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Lt
beyond 5 NM off shore-
Lake Huron from Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Point MI beyond 5NM
off shore-
Lake Huron from Sturgeon Point to Alabaster MI beyond 5NM off shore-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner Saginaw
Bay-Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
Lake Huron from Port Austin to Harbor Beach beyond 5NM Off Shore-
Lake Huron from Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac beyond 5NM Off Shore-
Lake Huron from Port Sanilac to Port Huron beyond 5NM Off Shore-
345 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Lake Erie, Lake
Huron and Lake St Clair.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect today and tonight for outer
Saginaw Bay and southern Lake Huron from Port Austin to Harbor Beach.
Please see the latest marine forecasts for details.

Low water advisory in effect for Lake Erie.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$

You can obtain your latest National Weather Service forecasts online
at www.weather.gov/detroit.

SF

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Marquette MI
232 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

MIZ001>007-009>014-084-085-171945-
Keweenaw-Ontonagon-Northern Houghton-Baraga-Marquette-Alger-Luce-
Gogebic-Iron-Dickinson-Menominee-Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Southern Houghton-Northern Schoolcraft-
232 PM EST Fri Nov 16 2018 /132 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western Upper
Michigan and central Upper Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Rest of Today and Tonight

A few inches of lake effect snow are expected for north wind snow
belts tonight.

Minor beach erosion is expected this afternoon and evening from
Munising eastward.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

The need for weather spotter reports is not anticipated at this
time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
954 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-171600-
Vilas-Oneida-Forest-Florence-Northern Marinette County-Lincoln-
Langlade-Menominee-Northern Oconto County-Door-Marathon-Shawano-
Wood-Portage-Waupaca-Outagamie-Brown-Kewaunee-Waushara-Winnebago-
Calumet-Manitowoc-Southern Marinette County-
Southern Oconto County-
954 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north-central and northeast
Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Another round of light snow may cause hazardous travel conditions
at times tonight, mainly across central and east central
Wisconsin, and over Vilas county.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Snow covered roads may cause hazardous travel conditions into
Saturday morning, especially in central and east central
Wisconsin, and over Vilas county.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter are encouraged to submit snowfall reports tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
355 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-170900-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
355 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Untreated roads will be slick this morning as a result of the
snow and freezing drizzle from earlier this morning, and
additional bursts of snow showers this morning. An additional inch
or two of accumulation is likely this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Another burst of light snow will be likely for the first portion
of the day on Saturday. An additional inch or two of snow
accumulation will once again be likely.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
355 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

LMZ844>849-170900-
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-
355 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

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 into tonight
before conditions improve.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Winds and waves are likely to come up late this weekend and
persist through early next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

NJJ

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