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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
352 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-182100-
LAKE ST. CLAIR-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
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-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
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-
352 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE ERIE...LAKE
HURON AND LAKE ST CLAIR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES CONTINUE TONIGHT FOR OUTER SAGINAW BAY AND
THE LAKE HURON NEARSHORE WATERS FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH.
PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DETROIT (ALL LOWER CASE).



HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
513 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

INZ008-009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ081-OHZ001-002-004-005-015-
016-024-025-182215-
NOBLE-DE KALB-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-
ALLEN IN-WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-WELLS-ADAMS-GRANT-
BLACKFORD-JAY-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-
PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...AUBURN...
GARRETT...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...PLYMOUTH...
BREMEN...ROCHESTER...WARSAW...WINONA LAKE...COLUMBIA CITY...
SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...
PERU...WABASH...NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...
DECATUR...BERNE...MARION...HARTFORD CITY...MONTPELIER...PORTLAND...
HILLSDALE...BRYAN...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...DEFIANCE...NAPOLEON...
PAULDING...ANTWERP...OTTAWA...PANDORA...VAN WERT...DELPHOS...LIMA
513 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014 /413 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OHIO...
NORTHERN INDIANA AND SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SOME VERY LIGHT SNOW MAY OCCUR AT TIMES THIS EVENING POSSIBLY
RESULTING IN SOME SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A WINTER STORM SYSTEM IS POSSIBLE NEXT WEEK BETWEEN TUESDAY
CHRISTMAS DAY. THERE IS A LOT OF UNCERTAINTIY WITH THIS SYSTEM BUT
WINTRY WEATHER IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE MIDWEST THAT COULD IMPACT
HOLIDAY TRAVEL. STAY UPDATED ON LATER FORECASTS AS DETAILS BECOME
MORE CLEAR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


SHORT TERM FORECAST


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
612 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

OHZ010-019>021-030>032-180000-
ASHLAND OH-HURON OH-LORAIN OH-MEDINA OH-STARK OH-SUMMIT OH-WAYNE OH-
612 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...

FLURRIES AND LOCAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL AFFECT NORTH CENTRAL OHIO...THE
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AND THE NORTHEAST INLAND OHIO THROUGH 8PM.
SOME OF THE LOCATIONS THAT WILL SEE THE FLURRIES AND SNOW SHOWERS
 INCLUDE ASHLAND...WELLINGTON...LITCHFIELD...MEDINA...RITTMAN...
WOOSTER...AKRON AND CANTON. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A HALF AN INCH
OR LESS. AS TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING UNTREATED ROADWAYS MAY
BECOME SLIPPERY THROUGH THE EVENING.

$$


THOMPSON





SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
628 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

OHZ012>014-022-023-089-PAZ001>003-180015-
PORTAGE OH-TRUMBULL OH-CRAWFORD PA-ASHTABULA INLAND OH-
SOUTHERN ERIE PA-GEAUGA OH-NORTHERN ERIE PA-LAKE OH-
ASHTABULA LAKESHORE OH-
628 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...

FLURRIES AND ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THROUGH
8PM OVER NORTHEAST OHIO INTO NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA. ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE A HALF AN INCH OR LESS. LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE
FLURRIES AND SNOW SHOWERS INCLUDE MENTOR...CHARDON...CHESTERLAND...
ASHTABULA...JEFFERSON...AND WARREN IN NORTHEAST OHIO AND OVER NORTHWEST
PENNSYLVANIA ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 79.

UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLICK IN SPOTS.
DRIVE WITH CAUTION.

$$


THOMPSON





SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY


LAKE ST CLAIR FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
333 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

.SYNOPSIS...THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE NEW ENGLAND AREA WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH OFF TO THE EAST OVERNIGHT.  A LINGERING SURFACE
TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH BRINGING SNOW SHOWERS TO THE AREA BEFORE
EXITING ON THURSDAY.  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY SLACKEN AS HIGH
PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.30 INCHES...BUILDS OVER THE REGION AND HOLDS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

LCZ460-180915-
LAKE ST CLAIR-
333 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

SS

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES (ALL LOWER CASE)



URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
337 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

LEZ040-041-180445-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0112.000000T0000Z-141219T0300Z/
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM DUNKIRK TO BUFFALO-
337 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...8 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
347 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

LEZ142>144-180300-
/O.CON.KCLE.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-141218T0300Z/
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
347 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS AND WAVES: WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
  20 KNOTS TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET OR
MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
OR RETURN TO PORT PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
347 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

LEZ145>149-180500-
/O.CON.KCLE.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-141218T1500Z/
VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE LAKE OH-GENEVA-ON-THE-
LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
347 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THURSDAY. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET
  SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT AND TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET OR
MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT
OR RETURN TO PORT PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

LOMBARDY





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