Small Craft Advisory Issued for Lake Erie Nearshore Waters

Small Craft AdvisoryURGENT – MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
358 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
LAKE ERIE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS . . . NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS

* WAVES . . . 3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS . . .

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN WAVES OF 4 FEET OR MORE ARE
EXPECTED OR WIND SPEEDS REACH 21 TO 33 KNOTS WHICH MAY PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS…
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS…SHOULD STAY IN PORT
DURING THESE CONDITIONS.