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Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1011 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ844>849-212315-
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.W.0006.220122T0300Z-220122T1500Z/
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-
1011 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest gales to 40 knots and waves 8 to 12 feet
  expected.

* WHERE...St Joseph to Manistee.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 10 AM EST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
846 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-212300-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0006.220122T0500Z-220122T1500Z/
Lake Michigan Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM offshore to
mid-line of lake.-
Lake Michigan from Sheboygan to Port Washington WI 5NM offshore
to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Port Washington to North Point Light WI 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from North Point Light to Wind Point WI 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wilmette Harbor to Michigan City in 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Whitehall to Pentwater MI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Grand Haven to Whitehall MI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Holland to Grand Haven MI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from South Haven to Holland MI 5NM offshore to Mid
lake-
Lake Michigan from St Joseph to South Haven MI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
846 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and
  waves 7 to 10 ft expected.

* WHERE...Southern Open Waters of Lake Michigan.

* WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1040 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ043-046-212345-
/O.CON.KIWX.SC.Y.0007.220122T0700Z-220123T0000Z/
New Buffalo MI to St Joseph MI-Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI-
1040 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 7 PM EST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 30 knots
  expected. Waves will build to 3 to 6 feet Saturday.

* WHERE...Michigan City IN to St Joseph MI.

* WHEN...From 2 AM to 7 PM EST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
918 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ740>745-212330-
/O.CON.KLOT.SC.Y.0011.220122T0600Z-220123T0000Z/
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island IL-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor IL-
Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN-Gary to Burns Harbor IN-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City IN-
918 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 PM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds to 30 kt expected. Significant waves to
  5 ft expected.

* WHERE...Portions of Lake Michigan.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 6 PM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
846 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ645-646-212300-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0008.220122T0300Z-220123T0000Z/
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
846 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 PM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt
  expected.

* WHERE...Nearshore Waters from North Point Lighthouse to
  Winthrop Harbor IL.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 6 PM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1130 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

ILZ027>031-037-038-043>046-221015-
Champaign-De Witt-Knox-Marshall-McLean-Peoria-Piatt-Stark-
Tazewell-Vermilion-Woodford-
1130 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois and west central Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Hazardous weather is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

Minor snow accumulations are possible Saturday night into Sunday
morning which could result in slippery roads.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1130 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

ILZ036-040>042-047>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-221015-
Cass-Christian-Clark-Clay-Coles-Crawford-Cumberland-Douglas-Edgar-
Effingham-Fulton-Jasper-Lawrence-Logan-Macon-Mason-Menard-Morgan-
Moultrie-Richland-Sangamon-Schuyler-Scott-Shelby-
1130 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois, southeast Illinois and west
central Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Hazardous weather is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Deubelbeiss/AAT

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-221445-
Lake Michigan Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM offshore to
mid-line of lake.-
Lake Michigan from Seul Choix Point to Rock Island Passage 5NM
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 5NM offshore-
Lake Michigan from Charlevoix to Point Betsie MI 5NM Offshore to
mid lake-
Lake Michigan from Point Betsie to Manistee MI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI 5NM
offshore to mid lake-
Lake Michigan from Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Sheboygan to Port Washington WI 5NM offshore
to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Port Washington to North Point Light WI 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from North Point Light to Wind Point WI 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wilmette Harbor to Michigan City in 5NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Pentwater to Manistee MI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Whitehall to Pentwater MI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Grand Haven to Whitehall MI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Holland to Grand Haven MI 5NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from South Haven to Holland MI 5NM offshore to Mid
lake-
Lake Michigan from St Joseph to South Haven MI 5NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the open waters of Lake
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Gale Warning is in effect starting at 6 PM CST this evening for
the north half of Lake Michigan, and at 11 PM CST this evening for
the south half. Southwest gales to 40 knots are expected to
develop over the northern half of the lake this evening, spreading
southward through the night.

High waves are expected to develop as well, along with freezing
spray.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The Gale Warning continues until 9 AM CST Saturday morning, for
continued southwest gales. High waves and freezing spray are
expected.

Freezing spray should linger at times into Sunday evening, and
again Monday night into the rest of next week.

Gusty winds and building waves are possible Monday night into
Tuesday.

$$


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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ643>646-221445-
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-
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect starting at 4 PM CST this
afternoon north of North Point Lighthouse, and at 9 PM CST this
evening south of there. Gusty southwest winds and building waves
are expected, along with some freezing spray. A few gale force
gusts are possible later tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The Small Craft Advisory continues until 6 PM CST Saturday
evening, for continued gusty southwest winds. Freezing spray is
expected at times.

Winds and waves may reach Small Craft Advisory levels again Monday
night into Tuesday, along with some freezing spray.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-221445-
Marquette-Green Lake-Fond du Lac-Sheboygan-Sauk-Columbia-Dodge-
Washington-Ozaukee-Iowa-Dane-Jefferson-Waukesha-Milwaukee-
Lafayette-Green-Rock-Walworth-Racine-Kenosha-
844 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A passing weather system will bring a period of light snow later
tonight into early Saturday morning. Snow accumulations up to an
inch are possible. This may result in slippery roads.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Quick moving weather systems should bring additional rounds of
light snow to the area Saturday night into Sunday morning, and
again later Sunday night into Monday.

Arctic air should return to the area Tuesday into Wednesday.
Bitter cold wind chills are possible Tuesday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed, but snowfall reports will
be appreciated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
425 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-221030-
Buchanan-Delaware-Dubuque-Benton-Linn-Jones-Jackson-Iowa-Johnson-
Cedar-Clinton-Muscatine-Scott-Keokuk-Washington-Louisa-Jefferson-
Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-Lee-Jo Daviess-Stephenson-Carroll-
Whiteside-Rock Island-Henry IL-Bureau-Putnam-Mercer-Henderson-
Warren-Hancock-McDonough-Scotland-Clark-
425 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect until 12 PM for the counties
approximately along and west of a line from Dubuque, Iowa to
Washington, Iowa. Wind chills as low as 20 to 30 below zero are
possible.

There is a chance for light snow tonight, especially along and
north of Interstate 80. Minor accumulations of a dusting to around
1 inch are possible, highest north of highway 30 and west of the
Mississippi River. Due to the cold pavement, it may only take a
dusting of accumulation to result in slippery travel conditions.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Accumulating snow will be seen across the area Saturday night into
Sunday morning. Current information suggests the potential for 1
to 3 inches of snow generally north of a Belle Plaine, Iowa to
Galesburg, Illinois line.

Another storm system may bring another round of accumulating snow
Sunday night into Monday. The storm track is somewhat uncertain
but areas north of Interstate 80 have the best potential for minor
accumulations.

Very cold conditions will be seen Tuesday into Thursday. Windy
chills of 15 to 30 below zero are possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight. Snowfall
reports of an inch or higher will be appreciated.

$$

Uttech/08

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
335 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ740>745-220945-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island IL-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor IL-
Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN-Gary to Burns Harbor IN-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City IN-
335 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Illinois
nearshore waters of Lake Michigan and the Indiana nearshore
waters of Lake Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Hazardous conditions for small craft.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Saturday...
  Hazardous conditions for small craft are likely.
Monday...
  Hazardous conditions for small craft are likely.
Tuesday...
  Hazardous conditions for small craft are likely.
  Limited Freezing Spray Risk.
Wednesday and Thursday...
  Limited Freezing Spray Risk.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
335 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022

ILZ003>006-008-010>013-019>021-023-032-033-039-103>108-INZ001-002-
010-011-019-220945-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-DuPage-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Northern Cook-Central Cook-Southern Cook-Northern Will-
Southern Will-Eastern Will-Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
335 AM CST Fri Jan 21 2022 /435 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.

DISCUSSION...

Wind chills between zero and 10 below zero are possible early
this morning for areas west of Interstate 57.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Saturday and Sunday...
  Limited Snow Risk.
Monday...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.
  Limited Snow Risk.
Tuesday and Wednesday...
  Elevated Excessive Cold Risk.
Thursday...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Multiple disturbances will move through the western Great Lakes
through Monday, each with a potential to bring light snow to the
region. The greatest chance for accumulating snow will be late
Saturday night into Sunday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ043-046-220915-
New Buffalo MI to St Joseph MI-Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI-
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the nearshore waters of
southeastern Lake Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Small Craft Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Small Craft Advisory.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-220900-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a slight chance this afternoon of lake effect snow
showers between Muskegon and Ludington coating roads and creating
patchy slick spots. Otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Accumulating snow on Saturday will likely create slick roads and
slow travel conditions, with areas to the north and northwest of
Grand Rapids seeing higher snow totals.

On and off snow showers Saturday night into Sunday will continue
to cause spotty impacts to travel conditions.

Accumulating snow is also likely on Monday, causing additional
slow downs due to snowy road conditions.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

LMZ844>849-220900-
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-
415 AM EST Fri Jan 21 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Southwest gusts to gale force along with freezing spray conditions
are expected on Lake Michigan tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Winds and waves on Lake Michigan will be hazardous to small craft
on Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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