Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
336 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM THAT SETTLED SOUTH OF THE REGION WILL
DRIFT BACK NORTH THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. THE SYSTEM WILL RESULT IN
GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS. THE PROLONGED NORTHEAST FLOW WILL RESULT IN
FAIRLY LARGE WAVES ON THE LAKE AND BAY.

LMZ521-522-541>543-300445-
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GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  CEDAR RIVER TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE
AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
336 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS
  ARE POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET ON THE BAY. 4 TO 7 FT ON LAKE
  MICHIGAN...WITH THE HIGHEST WAVES SOUTH OF ALGOMA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OVER 20 KNOTS OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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