Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
410 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALES WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING...

.NORTHERLY GALES WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING AS A STRONG
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND COLD FRONT MOVE AWAY FROM THE REGION.

LMZ521-522-541>543-311715-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-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-
410 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING WITH
  SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS TO 40 KNOTS. A FEW STORM FORCE GUSTS TO
  AROUND 50 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN DOOR COUNTY. THE
  NORTHERLY GALES WILL GRADUALLY EASE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
  THIS EVENING...DROPPING BELOW GALE FORCE BY LATE EVENING.

* WAVES...THE HIGHEST WAVES OF 6 TO 10 FEET ARE EXPECTED TODAY.
  WAVES TONIGHT WILL SUBSIDE TO 3 TO 5 FEET ON THE BAY AND 4 TO
  7 FEET ON LAKE MICHIGAN.

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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