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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 8:13 PM Apr. 22, 2024 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/
TUESDAY TO 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/ WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and
waves 7 to 10 ft expected.

* WHERE...Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI, Black River to
Ontonagon MI and Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal
MI.

* WHEN...From 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/ Tuesday to 8 AM EDT /7 AM CDT/
Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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Special Weather Statement
Issued: 8:04 AM Apr. 22, 2024 – National Weather Service
...ELEVATED WILDFIRE POTENTIAL FOR ALL OF UPPER MICHIGAN THIS
AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING DUE TO A COMBINATION OF GUSTY
WINDS AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS...

Gusty southwest winds as high as 15 to 30 mph combined with very
low relative humidity will lead to elevated wildfire potential
across Upper Michigan this afternoon into early this evening.

Avoid outdoor burning today. Immediately report any wildfires
to local emergency services by calling 911.

Burn restrictions remain in effect. For complete details, visit
www.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits, or by calling 866-922-2876.

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