Marine Weather for LM 344

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 3:47 am EDT on October 17, 2017
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Wednesday morning
Gale watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening
Sleeping Bear Point To Grand Traverse Light Mi-
Today
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25 knots in the afternoon. Mostly clear. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
Tonight
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots. Clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Wednesday
Southwest wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Wednesday Night
Southwest wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet. See the Open Lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch
Issued: 3:43 AM EDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory now in effect until noon EDT Wednesday...
... Gale watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a gale watch...
which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday
evening. The Small Craft Advisory is now in effect until noon EDT
Wednesday.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions

A gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased... but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions

Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.





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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
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Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Grand Traverse Bay Observing System Station 45020 69 °F 0.33 ft
NORTH MICHIGAN Halfway between North Manitou and Washington Islands 45002 60 °F 5.91 ft
Little Traverse Bay, MI 45022 60 °F 3.94 ft
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