Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
834 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND LARGE WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...

.SOUTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE GUSTY OVERNIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE
SHIFTS EAST OF THE GREAT LAKES AND A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM
THE NORTHERN PLAINS. GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING. THE PERSISTENT SOUTHERLY WINDS
WILL GENERATE WAVES OF 4 TO 7 FEET ON LAKE MICHIGAN.

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ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
834 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KTS CONTINUING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 4 TO 7 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING. THE LARGEST
  WAVES...ALONG WITH LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...ARE EXPECTED NORTH
  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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