Marine Weather for LS 321

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:09 am EST on January 17, 2020
Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Saturday afternoon
Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point To Point Iroquois Mi-
Today
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots in the morning. Scattered snow showers early in the morning. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
Tonight
Southeast wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Chance of snow. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Saturday
East wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Snow. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Saturday Night
North wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet. See the Open Lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

Watches & Warnings

Special Weather Statement
Issued: 4:09 AM EST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Saturday
afternoon...

* what... highest gusts up to 40 kt and highest waves around 10
feet possible.

* Where... in Lake Huron, St Ignace to False Detour Channel, 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 and Sturgeon
pt to Alabaster mi. In Lake Superior, Whitefish Bay (u. S.
Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois mi.

* When... from late tonight through Saturday afternoon.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause hazardous highest waves which
could capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions. Remain in port, seek safe Harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and highest
waves.






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Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Little Traverse Bay, MI 45022 61 °F 0.66 ft
NORTH MICHIGAN Halfway between North Manitou and Washington Islands 45002
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