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Storm Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
346 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...Storm Force Wind Gusts Possible Sunday through Monday...

.An intense low pressure system on pace to track across the northern
great lakes tonight and Sunday. A period of moderate southeast winds
will develop in advance of this system tonight. This trajectory will
bring gusts near 30 knots across portions of northern lake Huron
during this time. A pronounced increase in winds from the west-
southwest then expected on Sunday in the wake of this low. A long
duration high wind event lasting into Sunday night, with sustained
west-southwest winds of 30 to 35 knots gusting 40 to 50 knots. Peak
gusts reaching in excess of 50 knots at times, warranting the
issuance of a storm warning for all of lake Huron and lake St.
Clair. Gale force gusts likely persist into Monday over portions of
northern and central lake Huron, before gradually diminishing late
Monday and Monday night as the gradient eases. A more modest
northwest wind for the middle of next week as high pressure drifts
into the region.

LHZ361>363-462>464-240915-
/O.UPG.KDTX.SR.A.0002.190224T1200Z-190225T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KDTX.SR.W.0001.190224T1500Z-190225T1800Z/
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-
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-
346 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 1 PM EST MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a
Storm Warning which is in effect from 10 AM Sunday to 1 PM EST
Monday.

* WIND AND WAVES: During the Storm Warning, expect sustained
  winds up to 43 knots from the west with gusts up to 57 knots.
  The largest expected significant waves will be 18 feet with a
  potential maximum wave height of 26 feet.

* TIMING: The maximum winds are expected around 10 PM EST Sunday
  with the largest waves expected around 11 PM EST Sunday.

Refer to the latest marine forecasts for greater detail.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Storm Warning means winds of 48 to 63 knots are imminent or
occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port...or take
shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should
prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions...and
consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds
and waves subside.

&&

$$



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