Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1016 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE FORCE GUSTS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING.

.STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN THIS
AFTERNOON BEFORE REACHING EASTERN ONTARIO CANADA SATURDAY. STRONG
NORTHEAST WINDS ALONG WITH HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED.

LMZ541>543-250000-
/O.CON.KGRB.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170225T0000Z/
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
1016 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 40
  KNOTS.

* WAVES...6 TO 10 FEET.

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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