Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 121508
MWWMKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
908 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES INTO SATURDAY MORNING...

.INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE GUSTING TO 30 KNOTS THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVES TO INCREASE INTO
THE 4 TO 6 FOOT RANGE IN ICE FREE AREAS. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL
BE OUT TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

LMZ643>646-122315-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0015.160212T1800Z-160213T1500Z/
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 CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING. A FEW GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING
  TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS. WINDS WILL DECREASE ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY THIS EVENING. WAVES 3
  TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE SUBSIDING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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