Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1018 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

LMZ521-522-541-230030-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180123T1800Z/
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-
1018 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast increasing to 30 knots with gale force gusts
  to 40 knots.

* WAVES...8 to 10 feet in the Lake Michigan nearshore waters in
  the afternoon. The bay is mostly ice covered.

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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LMZ542-543-230030-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-180123T2100Z/
Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI-Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI-
1018 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast increasing to 30 knots. A few gale force
  gusts to 35 knots are possible.

* WAVES...Building to 6 to 8 feet by evening.

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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