Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
927 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGHS WAVES WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL SETTLE WELL SOUTH OF THE REGION FOR TONIGHT...
WHILE LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTHWEST. NORTHEAST WINDS
BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE AS THE LOW APPROACHES. SOME GALE
FORCE GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AS THE LOW NEARS THE AREA.

LMZ521-522-541>543-251030-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-170326T1100Z/
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-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
927 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL
  OCCUR SATURDAY WHEN SOME GALE FORCE GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS
  ARE POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET ON THE BAY AND TO 4 TO
  7 FEET ON THE LAKE. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL ALSO OCCUR ON
  SATURDAY.

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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