889  
WHUS73 KMQT 261415  
MWWMQT  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
LSZ162-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-170427T0300Z/  
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND  
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 /915 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017/  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/  
THIS EVENING...  
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ THIS  
EVENING.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS  
OF UP TO 40 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45  
KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET  
WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 23 FEET POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ263-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-170427T0600Z/  
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE  
CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE  
ROYALE NATIONAL PARK-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS  
OF UP TO 41 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45  
KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET  
WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 24 FEET POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ264-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.GL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-170427T0700Z/  
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU  
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE GALE WARNING: EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS  
OF UP TO 44 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45  
KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 16 FEET  
WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 23 FEET POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ240>243-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170427T1700Z/  
SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI-BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI-  
ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-  
UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 /915 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017/  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT /NOON  
CDT/ THURSDAY...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT /NOON  
CDT/ THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT  
SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 32 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES  
WILL BE 15 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 22 FEET  
POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ244-245-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170427T2100Z/  
EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI-  
MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT  
SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 32 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 38 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES  
WILL BE 14 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 20 FEET  
POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 12 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ246-247-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170427T0400Z/  
POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-  
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING  
KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT  
TONIGHT...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT  
TONIGHT.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT  
SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 25 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES  
WILL BE 9 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 13 FEET  
POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 2 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LSZ248-249-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170427T1300Z/  
HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI-MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT  
SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 23 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST...WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 26 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 EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 1 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
LMZ248-250-262215-  
/O.CON.KMQT.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170427T0600Z/  
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-  
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-  
1015 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WIND AND WAVES DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: EXPECT  
SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 19 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHEAST...WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 24 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES  
WILL BE 7 FEET WITH A MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF UP TO 10 FEET  
POSSIBLE.  
 
* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT  
WEDNESDAY WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 4 PM EDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED  
INFORMATION.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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