Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1022 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND HIGH WAVES THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM. THE WINDS WILL PRODUCE HIGH WAVES ON LAKE
MICHIGAN ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. THE GUSTY WINDS AND
HIGH WAVES WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE DURING AFTERNOON.

LMZ541>543-172100-
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LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY WI TO TWO RIVERS WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS WI TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
1022 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS WILL BE FROM THE SOUTH AT 15 TO 25 KTS. THE WINDS WILL
  SHIFT TO THE SOUTHWEST AND DIMINISH TO 10 TO 15 KTS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* WAVES SHOULD BE 5 TO 8 FT EARLY...THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE TO 2
  TO 4 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON.

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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