Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
925 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...NORTH GALES AND VERY HIGH WAVES EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT AND INTENSIFYING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE
EASTERN GREAT LAKES WILL BRING NORTHERLY GALES TO LAKE MICHIGAN
FOR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. THE ALONG SHORE
DIRECTION OF THE STRONG WINDS WILL BUILD VERY HIGH WAVES
THROUGHOUT THE NEARSHORE WATERS.

LMZ643>646-311030-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0014.141031T0900Z-141101T0600Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
925 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 1 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS: NORTH AT 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 KNOTS.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FEET...THE HIGHEST WAVES TOWARD
  OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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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