Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
309 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES THROUGH SUNDAY...

.BRISK NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL CONTINUE TODAY
AND TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE TRACKS FROM TEXAS TO IOWA. AS A
STRONG LOW NEAR MISSOURI MOVES INTO WISCONSIN MONDAY MORNING. AN
OCCLUDED FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS WITH STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST
WINDS LATER TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
309 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CDT TUESDAY.
THE GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS
  TODAY. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  IN THE EVENING, THEN VEERING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT VEERING
  SOUTHWEST EARLY MONDAY MORNING. SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS
  VEERING WEST MONDAY NIGHT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES: WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 4 FEET MONDAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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