Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1055 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED...

.SOUTH WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE GREAT LAKES REGION. THE INCREASING
WINDS WILL BUILD WAVES BY EARLY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE BEFORE
SUBSIDING THURSDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD
FRONT WILL BE ON THE INCREASE AGAIN LATER THURSDAY.

LMZ541>543-290100-
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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-
1055 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM CST FRIDAY...

* SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KTS THIS AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING BEFORE SUBSIDING LATE TONIGHT...THEN
  BECOME NORTHWEST AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KTS LATER THURSDAY
  INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN ICE FREE AREAS. WAVES WILL
  BRIEFLY DIMINISH SOMEWHAT THURSDAY MORNING BEFORE INCREASING TO
  3 TO 5 FEET LATER THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

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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