Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
908 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TODAY...

.STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OVER WISCONSIN TODAY WILL RESULT IN
GUSTY SOUTH WINDS DEVELOPING OVER THE NEAR SHORE WATERS. THESE
SOUTH WINDS WILL TURN TO THE WEST AFTER A COLD FRONT PASSES
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

WAVES WILL BE HIGHEST THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING UNTIL THE
WINDS BECOME MORE OFFSHORE.  WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL REMAIN
GUSTY THROUGH TONIGHT.

HENCE A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TONIGHT.

LMZ643>646-202215-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0061.160820T1800Z-160821T1500Z/
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-
908 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.
  WINDS WILL BECOME WESTERLY BY THIS EVENING...THEN NORTHWEST BY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET TODAY...EASING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$
HENTZ

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