Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1002 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

LMZ521-522-541>543-563-565-567-232315-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0013.171024T0300Z-171025T1400Z/
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-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI 5NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
1002 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TONIGHT, WITH
  GALES EXPECTED FROM LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.
  SOME STORM FORCE GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE DURING THE DAY
  ON TUESDAY.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT, AND REMAIN HIGH
  THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. THE HIGHEST WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  IN THE WATERS OF THE LAKE AND BAY ADJACENT TO THE NORTHERN PART
  OF THE DOOR PENINSULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS AROUND 35 KNOTS OR GREATER ARE
EXPECTED.  OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS.  IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



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