Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
248 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG TO CONTINUE THIS MORNING...

.LIGHT WINDS AND A MILD...MOIST AIR MASS OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS
WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING.

WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE NORTHWEST LATE THIS MORNING CAUSING
THE DENSE FOG TO THIN AND DISSIPATE.

THESE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WAVES WILL INCREASE TO 3
TO 5 FEET...MAINLY TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS DUE TO THE OFFSHORE
WINDS. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THIS PERIOD.

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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-
248 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 AM
CST WEDNESDAY. THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM
CST THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY: AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE
  MILE THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: LIGHT SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST AND
  INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
  AND TONIGHT WITH THE HIGHEST WAVES TOWARDS THE OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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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