Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
341 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED SUNDAY...

.AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS AWAY FROM THE REGION TONIGHT...A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA. STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED
FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM FROM LATE TONIGHT
INTO SUNDAY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL OVERSPREAD THE NEARSHORE
WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST GALE FORCE
WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED FROM ABOUT MID MORNING THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON SUNDAY. GUSTY WINDS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE SUNDAY NIGHT.
HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

LMZ643-644-290445-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0033.150329T0600Z-150329T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0018.150329T1500Z-150329T2100Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
341 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM CDT
SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
  SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY...DIMINISHING
  DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

* WAVES: INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATER TONIGHT...AND 4 TO 8
  FEET SUNDAY. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE SUNDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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.

&&

$$

LMZ645-646-290445-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0033.150329T0900Z-150329T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0018.150329T1500Z-150329T2100Z/
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
341 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM CDT
SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: BECOMING SOUTH AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT. SOUTHWEST
  GALES TO 35 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY...DIMINISHING DURING
  THE LATE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES: INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATER TONIGHT...AND 4 TO 8
  FEET SUNDAY. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE SUNDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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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