Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
401 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED TODAY...

.LOW PRESSURE SETTLING SOUTH OF THE REGION WILL RESULT IN
INCREASING NORTHEAST WINDS TODAY. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
CONTINUE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...THEN DIMINISH THURSDAY NIGHT. THE
PROLONGED NORTHEAST FLOW WILL RESULT IN FAIRLY LARGE WAVES ON THE
LAKE AND BAY.

LMZ521-522-541>543-281715-
/O.NEW.KGRB.SC.Y.0065.160928T1400Z-160930T0500Z/
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-
401 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
MIDNIGHT CDT THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
MIDNIGHT CDT THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS BY LATE THIS MORNING. THEN NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AT 15
  TO 25 KNOTS THROUGH THURSDAY. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...WAVES AS HIGH AS 4 T 6 FEET ARE EXPECTED ON THE
  BAY...WITH 4 TO 7 FOOT WAVES ON THE LAKE.

* CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR THE FORMATION OF WATERSPOUTS
  WITH SHOWERS THAT OCCUR OVER THE LAKE THIS MORNING. |

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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