Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
910 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALES LIKELY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.AN INTENSE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DROPPING SOUTH THROUGH THE
REGION WILL USHER A COLD AIR MASS FROM CENTRAL CANADA INTO THE
AREA. THE COLD AIR WILL ARRIVE ON GALE-FORCE NORTH WINDS.

LMZ521-522-541>543-311015-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0011.141031T0800Z-141101T0300Z/
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
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-
910 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR FRIDAY
  MORNING...WHEN SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS AROUND 40 KNOTS ARE
  EXPECTED. A FEW STORM-FORCE GUSTS TO AROUND 50 KNOTS ARE ALSO
  POSSIBLE DURING THAT TIME...MAINLY IN THE VICINITY OF THE
  NORTHERN PART OF THE DOOR PENINSULA.

* WAVES...THE HIGHEST WAVES...6 TO 10 FEET...ARE EXPECTED TO
  OCCUR FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS AROUND 35 KNOTS OR GREATER ARE
EXPECTED. 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.

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