257  
WHUS43 KMQT 240204  
CFWMQT  
 
LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
1004 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
MIZ001-003-242015-  
/O.CON.KMQT.LS.W.0001.171024T1000Z-171025T0300Z/  
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-  
1004 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 11 PM  
EDT TUESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 11 PM EDT TUESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OVER CENTRAL LAKE SUPERIOR WILL INCREASE TO  
40 TO 50 MPH EARLY TUESDAY. WIND GUSTS OF 55 TO 65 MPH ARE  
POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON  
AND EVENING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO AS HIGH AS 20 TO 25 FEET BY LATE  
TUESDAY MORNING, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATER TUESDAY  
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE LARGE, POUNDING WAVES WILL COMBINE WITH ABOVE  
AVERAGE LAKE SUPERIOR WATER LEVELS FOR OCTOBER TO PRODUCE  
SIGNIFICANT BEACH FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION ON NORTHWEST AND  
NORTH FACING BEACHES DURING TUESDAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR  
IMMINENT ALONG THE LAKE. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR THE SHORE IN THE  
WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER, AND TAKE  
APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 

 
 
MIZ005-006-242015-  
/O.CON.KMQT.LS.W.0001.171024T0900Z-171025T0600Z/  
MARQUETTE-ALGER-  
1004 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO  
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO 2 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OVER SOUTH CENTRAL LAKE SUPERIOR WILL  
INCREASE TO 40 TO 50 MPH LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. WIND  
GUSTS OF 55 TO 65 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY  
DIMINISH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO AS HIGH AS 20 TO 28 FEET BY LATE  
TUESDAY MORNING, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATER TUESDAY  
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE LARGE, POUNDING WAVES WILL COMBINE WITH ABOVE  
AVERAGE LAKE SUPERIOR WATER LEVELS FOR OCTOBER TO PRODUCE  
SIGNIFICANT BEACH FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION ON TUESDAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR  
IMMINENT ALONG THE LAKE. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR THE SHORE IN THE  
WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER, AND TAKE  
APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 

 
 
MIZ002-009-242015-  
/O.CON.KMQT.LS.Y.0001.171024T1000Z-171025T0300Z/  
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-  
1004 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017 /904 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017/  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT /5 AM  
CDT/ TO 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ TUESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT /5 AM CDT/ TO  
11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ TUESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL INCREASE  
TO 40 TO 50 MPH TUESDAY MORNING. WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH ARE  
POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND  
EVENING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO AS HIGH AS 13 TO 18 FEET BY LATE  
TUESDAY MORNING, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATER TUESDAY  
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE LARGE, POUNDING WAVES WILL COMBINE WITH ABOVE  
AVERAGE LAKE SUPERIOR WATER LEVELS FOR OCTOBER TO PRODUCE  
AREAS OF BEACH FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION ON TUESDAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND WAVES  
WILL GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.  
 

 
 

 
 
MIZ007-241800-  
/O.CON.KMQT.LS.Y.0001.171024T0900Z-171024T1800Z/  
LUCE-  
1004 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 2 PM  
EDT TUESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE  
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 2 PM EDT TUESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OVER EASTERN LAKE SUPERIOR WILL INCREASE  
TO 40 TO 50 MPH LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY  
DIMINISH LATER TUESDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
 
* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO HIGH AS 14 TO 18 FEET BY TUESDAY  
MORNING, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND  
EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE LARGE, POUNDING WAVES WILL COMBINE WITH ABOVE  
AVERAGE LAKE SUPERIOR WATER LEVELS FOR OCTOBER TO PRODUCE  
AREAS OF BEACH FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION ON TUESDAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND WAVES  
WILL GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.  
 

 
 

 
 
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