Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
335 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

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335 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

...SHOWERS PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS AND WIND SHIFT APPROACHING THE NEAR
SHORE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
LAKE MICHIGAN NEARSHORE AND OPEN WATERS TO MID LAKE FROM SHEBOYGAN WI
TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL...

AT 330 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE
OF SHOWERS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 30
KNOTS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE FROM NEAR MANITOWOC TO 38 NM WEST OF
PLEASANT PRAIRIE...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THESE SHOWERS ARE ALSO NEAR A COLD FRONT THAT WILL BE MOVING THROUGH
THE NEAR SHORE WATERS IN THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS.  MARINERS CAN
EXPECT AN ABRUPT WIND SHIFT FROM THE SOUTHWEST TO THE WEST TO
NORTHWEST AS THE SHOWERS AND COLD FRONT MOVE THROUGH. OCCASIONAL
WIND GUSTS WILL BEGIN TO REACH 35 KNOTS AFTER THE FRONT MOVES
THROUGH.  A GALE WARNING GOES INTO EFFECT AT 4 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS SHOWERS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...AND
COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS.

&&

LAT...LON 4361 8791 4383 8787 4389 8782 4390 8759
      4383 8710 4339 8715 4292 8708 4266 8728
      4259 8787 4283 8786 4291 8791

$$

MBK



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