Marine Weather for LM 344

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:34 am EDT on September 19, 2014
Gale Warning in effect from this afternoon through Saturday morning
Sleeping Bear Point To Grand Traverse Light Mi-
Today
South wind 10 to 20 knots increasing to 30 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon.
Tonight
South gales to 35 knots. Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Saturday
Southwest wind to 30 knots. Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Saturday Night
West wind 10 to 20 knots. Numerous rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Winds and waves higher in the vicinity of thunderstorms. See the Open Lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.
Gale Warning
Statement as of 4:35 AM EDT on September 19, 2014

...Gale Warning in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 8 am EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a Gale Warning...which is in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 8 am EDT Saturday. The gale watch is no longer in effect.

* Please see the latest marine forecasts for more detailed information.

Precautionary/preparedness actions

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.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Port Inland, MI 60.1 °F
Mackinaw City, MI 57.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
N MICHIGAN Halfway between North Manitou and Washington Islands 45002 58 °F 1.97 ft
Little Traverse Bay, MI 45022 63 °F 0.66 ft
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