Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
317 PM CST WED MAR 1 2017

...GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED
TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING
AND EARLY TONIGHT...IN THE WAKE OF A DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM. WAVE HEIGHTS WILL REMAIN AROUND 5 TO 8 FEET BEFORE
DIMINISHING THROUGH THE EVENING...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

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ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
317 PM CST WED MAR 1 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS THROUGH
  THIS EVENING...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES WILL REMAIN HIGH, AROUND 5 TO 8 FEET THROUGH THE EVENING
  BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING INTO THE OVERNIGHT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND GUSTS OVER 25 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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